University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-84-1181
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains
Section:American
Materials:Feather
Mirror
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-84-1181 - Old Museum Number
18389 - ANSP Number
431 - Gottschall Number

Description

Fan shaped with small mirror at base of hawk feathers, dyed green and tipped with softer red feathers. Entered the collection as "headdress" but is actually part of dance bustle. WSW 8/2015.


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