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Collections at the Abbe: Curator's Featured Items

Abbe : Research : Collections : Curator's Features

What is an "artifact?"

An artifact is any object made and used by people, and artifacts tell us stories about the people who made them.


The Abbe's collections include thousands of interesting artifacts. Our curator selected the objects pictured
here because they tell fascinating stories.


Click on any image, below, to learn more about these Curator's featured items.


Jeremy Frey Bird Beaks Deer Clown Bone Needles Flute


Lead Shot Miniature Basket Wedding Dress Handkerchief Box Copper Awl


Molly Filming Mocuck Strawberry Basket Shark Tooth Uncle Sam


Scale Basket Whale Bone Point Chair Sweetgrass Sewing Basket Princess





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