Wampum (string of purple beads)

Campbell Brothers Wampum Factory, Park Ridge, New Jersey, American, 1860 - 1889
Northeast Woodlands
Woodlands

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Beads

Length: 25 in. (63.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Acquired by exchange from the Museum of the American Indian, New York, New York

55.32.13312

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Object Name

Currency

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

On view

Exhibition History

Money Talks: Roman Coinage in Global, Historical Context, Classical Studies 11, Professor Roberta Stewart, Gene Y. Kim Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 2, 2022-.

Provenance

Museum of the American Indian, New York; acquired in Exchange #93 by present collection, 1955.

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