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Peyote Feather

Object Number:70-9-237
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Delaware Culture
Lenape
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Eagle Feather
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Iconography:Peyote Ceremony
Height: 36.5 cm
Width: 8.9 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Red eagle plume used in Peyote Ceremony to purify members of meeting. (Enoch Outfit) [Frank Speck handwritten tag)

Bibliography:

[Other] Wm. D. Morley, Inc. Inventory and Appraisement - Personal Property - The Estate of Samuel W. Pennypacker, 2nd, Dec'd. - Haldeman Road Schwenksville, RD 1 Penna. October 15, 1968.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 26View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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