University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 45-15-535
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Sioux
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Date Made: 1850
Early Date: 1850
Late Date: 1850
Section:American
Materials:Buffalo Skin
Magpie Feather
Eagle Feather
Magpie Feather
Horsehair
Brass
Technique:Tanned
Length: 54cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Tanned buffalo skin covered with magpie feathers tipped with small red feathers and eagle feathers tipped with orange colored horsehair; one large and one medium brass sleigh bell.


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