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Roach Spreader

Object Number:70-9-489
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Hide
Wood
Pigment
Length: 13.5 cm
Width: 6 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Bone spreader and tube for hair roach. With rawhide thongs and wooden swivel. Spreader decorated with red geometric design and incised lines. Speck's handwriting in pencil on back: "Delaware Okla".

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