University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:70-9-468
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Delaware
Culture Area: Northeast
Length: 29 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970


Strung dried red corn kernels. Note in Frank Speck's handwriting on card accompanying object, "Nanticoke, Delaware. Red corn kernal necklace by children to cure nosebleed."

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Year of Heath - Corn: From Ancient Crop to Soda Pop (10 Apr 2015 - 14 Mar 2016) View Objects in Exhibition

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