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Object Number:97-84-2251
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Jicarilla Apache (uncertain)
Provenience: New Mexico
Dulce Lake
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Sinew
Pigment
Length: 105.6 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2251 - Old Museum Number
17361 - ANSP Number
II 337 - Gottschall Number

Description

Wooden, sinew backed and sinew-wrapped at points of strain. Quadrangular section; painted yellow on back, red on face, and dark blue on edges. Sinew cord. Belongs with 97-84-2252.

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 337View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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