88.86.1 b
1840 Approximate
Bead. Material: glass. Size: 7/8" W. x 1" L. x 3/8" D. Description: red, white and blue glass; half of a large broken bead with center bore.
Bead used by Native Americans. Dr. Schirmer of Minnesota State University, Mankato visited 2 July 2013 and determined that this is a Native American trade item used for decoration for costumes.