University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:45-15-889
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Quill
Tin
Bead
Feather
Width: 13.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Smoked buckskin, quilled square on each face. Face: diagonal cross of small green blocks with purple bar on red ground. Obverse: yellow staff with seven purple cross bars on red ground; quilled festoon with standards; tinklers and green feathers. Pendant of quilled rawhide, design four tipis. Buckskin fringes.


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