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Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 70-9-215
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Cayuga | Iroquois
Provenience Canada | Ontario | Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area Northeast Culture Area
Date Made - 1939
Section American
Materials Turtle Shell | Pigment

"Used in Long House. Painted red around shell rim, peaks of shell humps and around jaw. Black elsewhere." (catalogue card)

Length 25.5 cm
Width 12 cm
Credit Line Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

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