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Bridle Ornament

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Object Number:97-84-1267
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Quill
Metal
Hair
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1267 - Old Museum Number
18818 - ANSP Number
II 605 - Gottschall Number

Description

Buckskin, beaded, dark blue and red tipis on white ground. Extension of quill-wrapped straps ending in tinklers and red horsehair. Quill-wrapped thongs and tinklers.

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 605View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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