Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Shell Ornament - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This shell ornament was recovered from the Curry site, 14GR301, and donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 1984. It was made from a local Greenwood County mussel shell. The slit was probably carved into it so it could be hung from a cord as an ornament.

Date: 1200 CE-1400 CE

Bookbag Share Print

Shell Ornament - 1Shell Ornament - 2Shell Ornament - 3Shell Ornament - 4

Shell Ornament - 1

Item Number: 310105
Call Number: 14GR301 1984.C.511
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 310105

Copyright © 2007-2018 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.