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Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Paint Bag
Place:
Kiowa And Comanche Reservation, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1892-May-17
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Irregularly shaped bag made of re-used yellow painted hide. Looped bead fringe at bottom with long strands of seed beads at corners. Front ornamented with overlay beadwork. No traces of paint on interior. 4.5" (11 cm). (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:
E152915-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342424