Cowrie Shell

Unknown Indian, Indian

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probably collected in the 19th century

Shell

Overall: 3 3/8 × 2 3/16 × 1 11/16 in. (8.5 × 5.5 × 4.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

13.2.606

Geography/Culture

Asia, South Asia, India

Period

19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Hunting and Fishing

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Provenance

Source unknown; donated to Dartmouth College, in the late 18th or 19th century; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red #13.37

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