SIA3980: Wendat (Huron) Wampum Belt, 1600-1650

Photographer:Calvin J. Hamilton
Copyright:Copyright © 2012 Calvin J. Hamilton. All rights reserved
Date Added:2012/05/02
Location:Ontario, Canada

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This wampum belt was owned by Silas Armstong (1810-1865), the chief of the Wyandot, Kansas. It is made from Whelk and quahog clam shell beads, cordage, and hide.

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