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Object Number:97-84-1196
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Cow Tail
Quill
Hide
Tin
Feather
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1196 - Old Museum Number
18410 - ANSP Number
I 1770 - Gottschall Number

Description

Black horse tail; parallel red, white, and green quill-wrapped straps (H-figures) with tassels at each end, of quill-wrapped thongs, tinklers and red feathers. Heading: four fusiform bone pipes between strings of brass beads and topped by small mirror.


Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 1.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: I 1770View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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