University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number:46-6-18
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cherokee
Provenience: United States of America
North Carolina
Culture Area: Southeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Gourd
Feather
Length: 36 cm
Outside Diameter:6 cm
Credit Line:Cherokee Expedition; Frank G. Speck and John G. Witthoft, 1946

Description

Plain unpainted gours with wooden handles. "Used in Feather and Eagle Dance, held in hand with feather wand. Old and used specimens."


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