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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Calvin Isam, Mississippi Choctaw  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Cupping horn and lancet
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, glass
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Native Term:
la pic ta ga le
Place:
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Calvin Isam (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Catalog Number:
1/9106
Barcode:
019106.000
See related items:
Mississippi Choctaw
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Doctor's items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_20494