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Object Number:97-84-1291
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White Clay Creek
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Stone
Lead
Wood
Muslin
Beads
Horsehair
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1291 - Old Museum Number
18533 - ANSP Number
I 704 - Gottschall Number

Description

Fusiform polished stone head, inlaid with lead ? at ends and with crescents on face. Stone covered with pokadot muslin beneath close-wound sinew-threaded beads, dark blue, red and white. Long pendant horsehair, dyed red.

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 704View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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