University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:45-15-516
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Glass
Feather
Buckskin
Quill
Sinew
Technique:Painted
Sewn
Beaded
Length: 24.5
Width: 2.6
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Coronet, edged with white glass pony beads and supporting two "horns cut from rawhide and painted green; 5 sewed rows of black feathers; strip of red buckskin cut into 20 quill-wrapped thongs; twisted sinew cords for attachment.


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