University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 70-9-215
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cayuga
Iroquois
Provenience: Canada
Ontario
Six Nations Reservation
Culture Area: Northeast
Date Made: - 1939
Early Date: 1939
Late Date: 1939
Section:American
Materials:Turtle Shell
Pigment
Length: 25.5cm
Width: 12cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Samuel Pennypacker, 1970

Description

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


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