University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 37-23-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: United States
Culture Area: Northeast
Length: 67.9cm
Width: 46cm
Credit Line:Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger, 1937
Other Number37-23-4 - Other Number


Ceremonial cape, elaborately beaded on red silk, bound with blue silk ribbon and lined with blue muslin. Scalloped back and pointed front; edged with inch-wide net of white beads. Design: deer on back, beaver in front below each medallion, four large floral sprays. Colors: dark and pale blue, lavendar, dark and light green, deep and pale yellow, red, pink, black, white and transparent white. Old. See 37-23-4 A-B

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