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Object Number:97-84-1675
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arapaho (uncertain)
Cheyenne (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Canadian River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Fur
Buckskin
Hair
Feather
Bead
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1675 - Old Museum Number
17463 - ANSP Number
II 556 - Gottschall Number

Description

Animal skin and tail with hair on. Topless band; ends laced together, and wrapped buckskin and horsehair tassel in back; sides with straw-wrapped thong tassels and one eagle feather plumme with red "breath" feathers and beaded-quill end. Lined with figured calico.

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 556View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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