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Bridle Ornament

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Object Number:97-84-1262
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Bead
Quill
Leather
Metal
Hair
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1262 - Old Museum Number
18816 - ANSP Number
I 1385 - Gottschall Number

Description

Beaded band, red and blue on yellow, extension of quill-wrapped straps, red, orange, light and dark blue. Red quill-wrapped thongs. Tinklers with red horsehair. Red and dark blue "breath" feathers.

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 1385View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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