Photographs (left to right): Alligator, Bracket Fungus, Alligator, Florida

Wampum Belt Archive


NMM Ottawa III I-35

French and Indian War Peace Belt

Belt of Friendship ending the French and Indian War

Reproduction R. D. Hamell

November 29 2013

Original Size:

Rows: 10 rows wide. Right end missing rows.


Beaded length: 31.25 inches. Width: 4.75 inches. Total length with fringe: 55.0 inches.


Rows: 183 by 10 beads wide. Total 1.830 beads.


Warp: leather. Weave: artificial sinew.


Gift of Peter Hill in 1886, purchased by him from John Gibson. Silk ribbons on ends. Gift of Harmon W. Hendricks in 1921, collected by William L. Bryant on the Grand River Reserve, repatriated 1997.