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Object Number:97-84-1819
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Comanche
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Washita River Area
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Cotton
Wood
Tin
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1819 - Old Museum Number
16699 - ANSP Number
II 239 - Gottschall Number

Description

Upper half solidly beaded, dark blue, red, and white, and yellow and red diamonds on light blue ground. Foor covered with a shield of saddle leather with beaded edge and tinklers. Similar leather strip above head on frame. Standards with cross in brass tacks. Lined with figured red calico.

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. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 239View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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