|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Provenience:||United States of America|
|Culture Area:||Southeast Culture Area|
|Materials:||Job's Tears Seed|
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970|
Seeds (coix lachryma) strung together to form necklaces. 3x5 index card in Frank Speck's handwriting accompanied object reads: "Coix Lachryma seeds strung on neck of child to stop crying and to cut teeth on. Big Cove Cherokee".
Condition: Original string broken at many points, restrung on monofilament 4/91. To Registrar's for freezing 3/91.
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