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Necklace

Object Number:97-84-1586
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cheyenne (culture)
Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Canadian River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Turtle Bone
Pigment
Brass
Shell
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1586 - Old Museum Number
17743 - ANSP Number
II 884 - Gottschall Number

Description

Turtle leg bones colored red and strung with brass beads and one cowrie shell and one brass bell with clapper.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 884View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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