University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:46-6-118
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Feather
Pigment
Quartz
Length: 79 cm
Credit Line:Cherokee Expedition; Frank G. Speck and John G. Witthoft, 1946

Description

Wooden shaft, notched; 3 feathers, the feathered part of shaft covered with red and orange paint; triangular quartz head inserted in shaft, soldered, and bound with plant cuticle. "Mounted to exhibit ancient method. Standing Deer."


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