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Scalplock Ornament

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Object Number:97-84-1876
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kiowa
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Washita River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Feather
Bead
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1876 - Old Museum Number
17383 - ANSP Number
II 473 - Gottschall Number

Description

Bunch of hawk and other feathers, including peacock. A Venetian bead.

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 473View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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