University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:NA8670
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Leather
Metal
Pigment
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Richard Waln Meirs, 1918

Description

Dance; rope covered with sheep skin; decorated with horses teeth. A strip of leather with seven leather "tassels" at one end. A metal "tingler" is attached to each tassel. Nine "tassels" sewn on strip near other end. Painted red and black.


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