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Head Ring

Object Number:97-85-452
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Yucca Fiber
Technique:Twilled
Thickness: 4.6 cm
Outside Diameter:12.7 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-85-452 - Old Museum Number
16849 - ANSP Number
I 1842 - Gottschall Number

Description

Twilled work of yucca or of splints over shredded yucca fiber. Rings for carrying jars on the head.

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. 1.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: I 1842View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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