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Ration Ticket

Object Number:45-15-793
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kiowa
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Texas
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Leather
Buckskin
Glass
Bone
Technique:Beaded
Length: 15.1 cm
Width: 11.8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Ration ticket, saddle leather with buckskin fringes knotted on flap and bottom. Flat, oblong with concave sides, solidly beaded face. Design: concentric square connected by white line with navy triangles above and below, blue and white bar at each side and border at bottom. Ground garnet, flap with wing-like design red, white and blue. Carrying thong with brass beads and white pipes.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

In Citizens Garb: Southern Plains Native American 1889-1891 - SUPPLEMENTAL (26 Mar 2010 - Jun 2010) View Objects in Exhibition

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