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Umbilical Amulet

Object Number:97-84-1684
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Assiniboine
Provenience: Great Plains (Plain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Glass
Skin
Length: 14.5 cm
Width: 14 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1684 - Old Museum Number
18259 - ANSP Number
I 190 - Gottschall Number

Description

Turtle form. Solidly beaded; dark and light blue, yellow, and red; large brass beads and legs and tail.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Maurer, Evan M. 1992. Visions of the People: A Pictorial History of Plains Indian Life.. University of Washington Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 136View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[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 190View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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