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Medicine Bag

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Object Number:97-84-1795
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Arikara
Provenience: United States of America
North Dakota
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Skin
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1795 - Old Museum Number
17452 - ANSP Number
II 574 - Gottschall Number

Description

Entire coyote skins, decorated with cut feathers, red flannel and green silk ribbons. Apparently originally entire, now torn and two legs missing.

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 574View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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