University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 45-15-1178
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cree (uncertain)
Ojibwa (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Skin
Quill
Metal
Length: 37.5cm
Width: 8cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

For whip or bracelet? Elk? skin, covered with fine quillwork in geometrical patterns. Two long tabs on each end, whipped with quill and hung with tinklers. Medium thong for fastening.


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