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Object Number: 40707B
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Calusa
Provenience: Florida
Southwest Coast
Key Marco
Culture Area: Southeast
Date Made: 700-1560 AD
Early Date: 700
Late Date: 1560
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Iconography:Deer Head
Credit Line:William Pepper Florida Expedition, Frank H. Cushing; subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

B= PR Ear. Highly finished and life-like figure head of deer with ear pieces accompanying; beautifully painted in blue, black and white colors. To conventionally represent aspect of deer face. Found bundled. Sketches and cast taken. Found perfect but now shrunken and greatly distorted.


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Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - Nov 2018)View Objects in Exhibition

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