University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 40-21-2
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Provenience: United States
Culture Area: Great Plains
Section:American
Materials:Catlinite
Wood
Brass
Feather
Length: 71.8cm
Width: 9.3cm
Credit Line:Gift of Miss Susan B. Pennebaker in memory of her father Benjamin Pennebaker MD, 1940

Description

Catlinite bowl carved with a horse's head. Polished wooden stem, carved with seven points at distal end and set with three bands of brass tacks. Hawk feather, dyed red with white and blue tip, attached.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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