19891
19892
19893
19894
19895
19896
 

Maskette

New Search
Object Number:
53-1-9
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Seneca (uncertain)
Iroquois (uncertain)
Provenience:
New York (uncertain)
Allegheny Reservation (uncertain)
Culture Area:
Northeast
Section:
American
Materials:
Wood
Fur
Iconography:
Ritual Object
Description:
"Wooden maskette with commerical fur mounted as hair (probably rabbit). Black stain on face. Believed to have been identified by Dr. Frank Speck as Seneca, from Allegany Reservation" (catalogue card); handwritten note on catalogue card - used in healing ceremony
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger

Current & Past Exhibitions:

What In the World TV Program (01 Jan 1954 - 31 Dec 1954)
View Objects in this Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds