University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:45-15-1283
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Santee
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Skin
Quill
Tinkler
Height: 15.5 cm
Length: 29 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

On heavy buck- or elk-skin. Oblong quilling with figures of 2 men half red half blue, and between them 2 mountain goats, red, on yellow ground. 4 parallelograms in center; 3 red and blue tipis on white ground of lower field; the whole bordered red. Two perforations in left edge of buckskin. Row of tinklers across bottom.


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