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These two beads were recovered from the surface of an archeological site on the bank of an old stream meander in Saline County. They were donated to the Kansas Historical Society in 2017. The shell bead was likely crafted from a mussel shell. The bone bead was made of a bird bone.

Date: 1000-1500 CE

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Bone and Shell Beads from 14SA423 - 1

Item Number: 444583
Call Number: 14SA423 2017.A.1271 & .1272 Reed donation
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 444583

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