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Bead/beads  (Adornment/Jewelry)  "1870-1930"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1930

Materials:

Glass bead/beads, ivory

Techniques:

Cut, strung

Dimensions:

37.5 x 5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Western Arctic, Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik), Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) [St. Lawrence Island], Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)

City:

Gambell

County:

Bering Straits Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Island Name:

Saint Lawrence Island

Archipelago:

Bering Sea Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Florence C. Krummel (1911-2003, retired high school teacher) and Bernhard U. Krummel (1911-1990), probably between 1973 and 1980 when they lived in the Anchorage, Alaska, area or acquired from local Native people; donated to NMAI by their daughter Maradel Krummel Gale in 2003.

Source ID:

NMAI_278643

Catalog Number:

26/2531

Album Name:

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