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Bead/beads

Bead/beads
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Culture/People
Mohegan
Possible owner
Cynthia M. Fowler, Mohegan, 1849-1926
Collector
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Previous owner
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Seller
Dr. Frank G. Speck (Frank Gouldsmith Speck/F.G. Speck/FGS), Non-Indian, 1881-1950
Date created
1650-1750
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Object Name
Bead/beads
Media/Materials
Quahog clam shell/shells, whelk shell/shells
Techniques
Ground, drilled
Catalog Number
1/1059
Barcode
011059.000
Collection History
Possibly owned by Cynthia M. Fowler (Mohegan, 1849-1926); collected by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1950), probably in 1903; purchased by George Heye from Frank Speck in 1906.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Mohegan
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Near Norwich; Norwich; New London County; Connecticut; USA
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