University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Image is Not Available
Object Number:70-9-247
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Eagle Claw
Horse Tooth
Bead
Length: 45 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

Eagle claws and horse teeth are protective symbols. Red and green beads also strung on necklace. It is broken.


You may also be interested in these objects:


See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

© Penn Museum 2018 Sitemap | Contact | Copyright | Disclaimer | Privacy |