University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-23-6
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Penobscot
Provenience: Maine
Franklin County (Maine)
Farmington (Maine)
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Glass
Length: 10cm
Width: 11.11cm
Credit Line:Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger, 1937

Description

Of black velvet, bound with red ribbon and lined with blue muslin. Beaded design on both faces; six-petaled flower surrounded by six small white crosses [stars?]. Colors: dark and light blue, yellow, orange, red, pink, white and transparent white. Tinsel gimp bounding the design on three sides; loop fringe of fine green and transparent white beads; modern red tape hand-loop. Old.


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