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Purse

Object Number:97-84-1852
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Apache
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Medicine Bluff Creek
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Glass
Length: 22 cm
Outside Diameter:8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1852 - Old Museum Number
17316 - ANSP Number
I 149 - Gottschall Number

Description

Yellow buckskin disc with strap. Beaded in concentric circles, outer yellow and black twisted design, inner white and red. Strap beaded black and yellow bars in center, outer "twisted" red and white, edged blue. Blue and white bead fringe.

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 149View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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