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Charm

Object Number:97-84-1761
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Blackfeet
Provenience: Canada
Alberta
Near Bow River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Bead
Buckskin (uncertain)
Metal
Length: 28 cm
Width: 7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1761 - Old Museum Number
17837 - ANSP Number
I 147 - Gottschall Number

Description

Beaded loop representing a snake. Banded dark blue, yellow, red, and white on light blue ground; white eyes. Pendants of larger beads, red, light blue, white, yellow, and metal.

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 147View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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