Necklace

1924.06.0003

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Necklace   (1924.06.0003)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Adornment
  4. :
  5. Body Adornments
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1915–1925 CE
Culture Samoan

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 25.8 cm
Dimension 2 (Diameter) .6 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 27 g
Measuring Remarks D2 is the diameter of an average seed.
Materials Plant--Seed, Animal--Shell
Manufacturing Processes Piercing, Stringing
Munsell Color Information Very Deep Red (7.5R 2/8) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Edward Ewel Harris
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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