Old Town; Penobscot County; Maine; USA
Whelk shell beads (white wampum), quahog clam shell beads (purple wampum), cotton twine/string
Formerly owned by Ada Sockbeson (Penobscot) and said to have been in her family since about 1825; purchased from her by Frank M. Covert (1858-ca. 1930, a New York dealer); sold to George Heye in 1906.
125 x 3.5 x 0.4 cm
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