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Object Number:97-84-2123
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Penobscot
Provenience: United States of America
Maine
Near Penobscot
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2123 - Old Museum Number
18180 - ANSP Number
II 457 - Gottschall Number

Description

Wooden with knob head in human form with four conical projections. Hair painted black; face and horns yellow with red blotches. Handle with frond excising.

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 457View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Quick, Jennifer. 2004. Magnificent Objects from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. ed. 1st. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 35, fig. 28View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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