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Object Number:45-15-1245
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arapaho (uncertain)
Provenience: Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Feather
Hide
Quill
Grass
Hair
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Seven wing feathers set between rawhide squares, sewed in with buckskin thong. Quills of first, fourth and seventh are covered by grass-wrapped rawhide strips. Yellow horsehair and strips of red flannel decorate the tips. Two rawhide loops grass-wrapped and short thongs at base. Rawhide stained green.

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