Big House Fan
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||ca. 1890|
|Late Date:||ca. 1890|
Big House Ceremony
|Credit Line:||Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970|
Turkey wing used as fan for sweeping away impurities, around the fire and inner circle of the lodge in the Peyote ceremony, and along the dancing path in the Big House ceremony. "...Obtained through Eagle [Charlie Webber]. "Note in Speck's handwriting accompanies object.
|[Other] Wm. D. Morley, Inc. Inventory and Appraisement - Personal Property - The Estate of Samuel W. Pennypacker, 2nd, Dec'd. - Haldeman Road Schwenksville, RD 1 Penna. October 15, 1968.||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|