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Culture/People:
probably Zapotec (archaeological culture) (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Seller:
Allen Brown (Allen Lester Brown), Non-Indian, 1895-1977  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Obsidian
Techniques:
Carved, drilled, polished
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Monte Albán; Oaxaca de Juárez Municipality, Centro District, Valles Centrales Region; Oaxaca State; Mexico
Geographical Areas:
Valley of Oaxaca
Date created:
100 BC-AD 1000
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from Allen Brown (1895-1977, an Indian artifact dealer and artist in Chicago, Illinois) in 1949.
Catalog Number:
21/3347
Barcode:
213347.000
See related items:
Zapotec (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_227677