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Bow drill for making wampum beads  (Tools and Equipment (General))  "1870-1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1890

Materials:

Wood, twine/string

Techniques:

Carved, tied

Dimensions:

61.5 x 4 x 1 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Non-Indian

Site Name:

Campbell's Wampum Factory

City:

Park Ridge (Pascack)

County:

Bergen County

State:

New Jersey

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Used in Campbell's Wampum Factory in Pascack, New Jersey (1780s-1880s); formerly owned by John Bell of Westwood, New Jersey, whose ancestors worked in the factory; sold to Carl Schondorf of Paterson, New Jersey at an unknown date; donated to by MAI by Mr. Schondorf in 1924.

Source ID:

NMAI_142928

Catalog Number:

13/2890

Album Name:

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