University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:97-84-1969
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cree
Provenience: Montana
Upper Missoula River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Bead
Quill
Metal
Length: 66 cm
Width: 14.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1969 - Old Museum Number
17898 - ANSP Number
I 189 - Gottschall Number

Description

Buckskin, lower part solidly beaded, black, yellow, and red on light blue ground. Quilled extension, dark blue, yellow, and green on red ground. (description date unknown) Beading on sides of bag in light blue, black, yellow, and red. Fringe at top of bag has red and light green quill work and also has small metal beads at end. Quill work at the bottom is sewn together with green beads before fringe. Bead work is same on both sides of bag. (2017)


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 189View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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