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White shell bead necklace

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Description Necklace made of six strands of white shell beads strung on red yarn, tied together with gold silk ribbon. Possibly Dakota or Ojibwe.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/2 inches length
Nomenclature Necklace
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Indian. Exchange Media
Dates Creation: Not later than 1939

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1883
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