University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 70-9-455
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Leather
Hoof
Fiber
Length: 31cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Pair. Leather bands with deer hoof rattles, twine ties. Note in Speck's handwriting on tag accompanying object, "Knee leg or garter rattles of deer hoofs worn in Great Feather Dance, and Social Dances."


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