Wampum Beads

Unknown people (California culture)
California culture

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Glass beads and shell beads (wampum) on commercial thread

Overall: 33 7/8 in. (86 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Winthrop Nazro, Class of 1924

44.19.8909A

Geography

Place Made: Catalina Island, United States, North America

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: California Culture

Not on view

Provenance

Winthrop Barrett Nazro (1900-1988), Winthrop, Massachusetts; given to present collection, 1944.

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