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Object Number:97-84-1113
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
Little White River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Elkskin
Quill
Feather
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1113 - Old Museum Number
18669 - ANSP Number
I 663 - Gottschall Number

Description

Elk skin bag. Front quilled in horizontal lines and with stylized buffalo scalps and horns. Tufts of red feathers. Side edges and flap with beaded bands, pale blue with little red and yellow squares. Bottom, quilled thongs and buckskin fringe. Thong tie.


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 663View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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