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Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Hair Ornament
Place:
Kiowa And Comanche Reservation, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
17 May 1892
Collection Date:
C. 1891
Notes:
[Describing all parts in E152841-0 through -10:] Hair rolls: Two fur strips, each with section of wrapped beadwork in different designs near one end. One edged with fringe, the other with bead-edged pendants and metal cones. 53" (135 cm) See Photographs section, inventory no. 06267100 for an image of this outfit on an exhibit mannequin, identified as representing Ongotoya. (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.)
Record Last Modified:
24 Mar 2019
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
025718
USNM Number:
E152841-5
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342289