Californian shell artifacts

by E. W. Gifford

Publisher: California University Press, Publisher: Cambridge University Press in Berkeley, CA, London

Written in English
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Statementby E. W. Gifford.
SeriesAnthropological records -- vol.9, no.1
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 132p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18320089M

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One of these is a fragment of a small pendant manufactured from an undetermined species of Haliotis shell. The remaining 22 specimens are beads made from the shells of Olivella biplicata Sowerby, a.

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13). Four of these are disk-shaped (resembling buttons) and pos- sess two perforations at .