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Hair Ornament

Object Number:87-43-154A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mandan (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Shell
Bead
Length: 8.5 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 1987
Other Number:L-83-4A - Old Museum Number
11499 - ANSP Number

Description

Mandan-Hidatsa hair ornament of abalone shell, blue pony beads, and rawhide.

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Williams, Lucy F. 2003. Guide to the North American Ethnographic Collection at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 72, pl. 82View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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