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Scalplock Ornament

Object Number:45-15-511
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Oglala
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Pine Ridge Reservation
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Bone
Eagle Feather
Length: 3.5 cm
Outside Diameter:4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Bone disc with bone cylinder with two eagle plumes dyed purple, attached to disc. One in cylinder, one directly, disc and tube decorated with red lines and black dots.

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