Bead/beads

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Culture/People
probably Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi): Basketmaker Tradition (archaeological culture) (attributed)
Collector
Robert B. Stanton (Robert Brewster Stanton), Non-Indian, 1846-1922
Previous owner
Robert B. Stanton (Robert Brewster Stanton), Non-Indian, 1846-1922
Anne Maria Stanton Burchard (Mrs. Lewis Sayre Burchard), Non-Indian, 1883-1966
Donor
Anne Maria Stanton Burchard (Mrs. Lewis Sayre Burchard), Non-Indian, 1883-1966
Object Name
Bead/beads
Media/Materials
Stone, shell/shells, cotton cord/cordage
Techniques
Ground, perforated, drilled, strung
Dimensions
22 x 17 x 3 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Glen Canyon, Colorado River; Kane County, Garfield County, San Juan County; Utah; USA
Date created
AD 400-600 (Basketmaker II to Basketmaker III period)
Collection History
Collected in 1898 by Robert B. Stanton (1846-1922, a civil and mining engineer) during a survey of Glen Canyon that he led for the Denver, Colorado Canyon, and Pacific Railroad; inherited by his daughter, Anne Maria Stanton Burchard (Mrs. Lewis Sayre Burchard, 1883-1966); donated to MAI by Mrs. Burchard in 1924.
Catalog Number
12/9414
Barcode
129414.000
See related items
Ancestral Pueblo (Anasazi): Basketmaker Tradition (archaeological culture)
Adornment/Jewelry
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Southwest
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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