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Hair Ornament

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Object Number:97-84-1571
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cheyenne (culture)
Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Canadian River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Horsehair
Buckskin
Bead
Iconography Subject:Scalplock Ornament
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1571 - Old Museum Number
17754 - ANSP Number
II 593 - Gottschall Number

Description

Horse hair dyed orange, and bound with fringed buckskin, beaded blue, white, and red.

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. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 593View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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