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Object Number:21943
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cheyenne (culture)
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Hawk Feather
Credit Line:Gift of Louis L. Meeker, 1900

Description

feathered bone for throwing on ice. 2 buffalo or beef rib, 2 sticks, hawk feathers, dyed red. Called he-ko-ne-na-tsis-tam.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Plains Gallery ( Apr 1986 - Jun 1999) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Culin, Stewart. 1975. Games of the North American Indians.. Dover Publications. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 400, figure 512View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] 1901. "Special Collections". Bulletin of the Free Museum of Science and Art. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania. Vol. III. no. No. 1. pg. 58-63 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 58-59, figure 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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