University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 97-84-1058
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Buckskin
Bead
Quill
Tin
Hair
Length: 29cm
Width: 11cm
Depth: 10.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-84-1058 - Old Museum Number
18349 - ANSP Number
1912 - Gottschall Number

Description

Hard sole, buckskin upper quilled, groups of narrow red stripes alternating with solid red bands with central figure of purple and orange bars. Tongue quilled in same design, ending in quill-covered thongs and tinklers. Narrow beaded band above sole; red zigzag in white ground. Tie thong quilled, trailers.


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