Arm Band


From: Arizona | First Mesa | Hano

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 38741A
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Hopi-Tewa
Provenience Arizona | First Mesa | Hano
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Section American
Materials Hide | Feather | Fiber | Pigment

Arm band made from a thick leather band. The exterior has traces of dye, likely originally white. Two small buckskin straps secure the band to perforations on the opposite side. A tassel made from twisted green and orange string is wrapped around the strap and has one orange pompom.

Length 13.5 cm
Width 7 cm
Credit Line Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901

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