• Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe [Walpole Island, Ontario]

  • Object name:

    Wampum string

  • Date created:

    1850-1900

  • Place:

    Walpole Island, Lake Saint Clair; Walpole Island Reserve (Bkejwanong); Lambton County; Ontario; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Whelk shell beads (white wampum), quahog clam shell beads (purple wampum), twine/string

  • Techniques:

    Strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Mark Raymond Harrington in 1908 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

  • Catalog number:

    1/8669

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