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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Eastern Shawnee [Quapaw Agency, Oklahoma]  Search this
Previous owner:
Carrie Bluejacket, Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Wampum string (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Shell beads, cordage
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Native Term:
bet swa gi
Place:
Quapaw Agency; Ottawa County; Oklahoma; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Carrie Bluejacket (Oklahoma Shawnee) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Catalog Number:
1/9875
Barcode:
019875.000
See related items:
Eastern Shawnee [Quapaw Agency, Oklahoma]
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60ffe02fd-e3e8-4c93-a40c-bb0ef9580ccd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20798