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Description Ornamental chains of long tubular glass beads (white) regularly inter spaced with cowrie shells strung on cotton string. This is a Dakota trade goods item, circa 1900.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 12 3/4 inches length storage box
9 1/8 inches width storage box
Nomenclature Bead (pierced object)
Subjects Received by: Gottwerth, A. L.
Used at Sisseton, Roberts County, South Dakota, United States
Used by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Indian. Exchange Media
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Fur Trade
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 61.94.11