University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 70-9-453
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Moose Teeth
Glass
Fiber
Length: 32cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Moose teeth, red glass beads and purple ribbon. Note in Speck's handwriting on tag accompanying object, "Man's necklace of moose teeth. (Illeg.) in Long house full dress for ceremonies. Obtained from Sadedo'kes 'Equal height of trees."


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