University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:97-84-1146
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Quill
Tin
Feather
Bead
Length: 36.5 cm
Width: 15.3 cm
Thickness: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1146 - Old Museum Number
18668 - ANSP Number
II 663 - Gottschall Number

Description

Buckskin bag, solidly quilled. Top of horned animal head green and yellow on red ground; reverse, variant design, red, green, yellow, purple, and white on red striped ground. Quilled thong extension concentric squares. Tinklers with red feathers. Beaded band around mouth.


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 663View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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