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Quirt

Native NameBe'atsxis
Object Number:97-84-2159
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Navajo
Provenience: Northeast Arizona
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Leather
Buckskin
Technique:Plaited
Length: 84 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-2159 - Old Museum Number
unknown - ANSP Number

Description

Plaited rawhide handle; two rawhide lashes; buckskin wrist strap.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

American Indian Life 1776-1976 ( Dec 1976 - 1978) View Objects in Exhibition
Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] 1976. American Indian Life: 1776-1976.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 16View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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