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Object Number:97-84-1590
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cheyenne (culture)
Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Canadian River
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Glass
Leather
Skin
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1590 - Old Museum Number
17740 - ANSP Number
I 1236 - Gottschall Number

Description

Woman's frontlet. Trader's imitation dentalium shells. Strung with red and blue cylindrical glass beads between leather bars, three rows each front and back, eight short rows each side. Incomplete. Buckskin fringe strung with amber glass beads.


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 1236View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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