University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:37-21-2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kiowa
Provenience: United States of America
Kansas
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Leather
Metal
Buckskin
Bead
Bone
Length: 41.8 cm
Width: 10.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Thomas Washington, 1937

Description

Small bag of stiff leather, flat, hour-glass shape; flap covering small opening. Metal bangles on edges on buckskin thongs; covered with beaded decorations in dark red, blue and white; drawstring of buckskin with larger beads and bone tubes. Contains two small bits of red stroud.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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