University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:45-15-266
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arapaho (uncertain)
Cheyenne (uncertain)
Provenience: Plains (Culture Area)
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Glass
Cowrie Shell
Tin
Brass
Technique:Beaded
Iconography:Lizard
Length: 63 cm
Width: 59 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Narrow band of beading around neck and along shoulder; pink, black design on white; similar band across body from wrist to wrist; skirt with two rows of cowries, pendent on thongs; scalloped beading, fringe at bottom with tinklers at sides; small beaded (lizard) charm pendent of large brass beads on breast.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - 01 Jan 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

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