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
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Quill
Tin
Feather
Bead
Length: 36.5cm
Width: 15.3cm
Thickness: 2.5cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other NumberL-84-1146 - Old Museum Number
18668 - ANSP Number
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.


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