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Donor Name:
Herbert J. Brooks  Search this
Culture:
Winnebago  Search this
(Not certain)  Search this
Potawatomi  Search this
(Not certain)  Search this
Object Type:
Belt
Place:
Neillsville, Clark County, Wisconsin, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1961-Sep-19
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
From card: "Well made, solidly beaded belt, background color translucent dark green, with alternating design sections of 6 leaves and broad stepped triangles-tips together at center line. Patterns all bordered with a row of contrasting color. Opague pink, white, orange, yellow and medium blue beads, and translucent dark rose, green, light and dark blue beads used. End tassels of braided red and white wool, with tufts." Tag with artifact identifies as Potawatomi, attributed by Stone, 1/7/75.
Record Last Modified:
26 Mar 2015
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
238120
USNM Number:
E398790-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8426997