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Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Earring
Place:
Kiowa And Comanche Reservation, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1892-May-17
Specimen Count:
4
Notes:
Three earrings consisting of a length of chain suspended from a shell hairpipe bead, with cut metal ornaments at end. Two have large hoops above hairpipe. 8.75" (22 cm) to 11.5" (29 cm). Records: Old wampum [sic] bangles. (C). (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:
11 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
025718
USNM Number:
E152875-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342360