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Wampum-Making Demonstration with Allen Hazard

September 19 @ 2:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road
Washington, CT 06793 United States
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There is often a misconception that wampum was a form of currency for Native peoples. Rather, the Native peoples of New England traditionally considered these shell beads to be a sacred gift. In modern times, Native artists continue to use quahog shell to make intricate artwork and preserve cultural traditions. Join Allen Hazard, a renowned ...continue reading "Wampum-Making Demonstration with Allen Hazard"

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