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Donor Name:
Army Medical Museum  Search this
Collector:
Dr. Lippincott  Search this
Length:
6.3cm
Diameter:
0.48cm
Culture:
Cheyenne  Search this
Object Type:
Nose Ornament
Place:
Washita Battleground, Roger Mills County, Oklahoma, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1869
Specimen Count:
2
Notes:
FROM CARD: "LOCALITY: WASHITA BATTLE GROUND OKLAHOMA*. REMARKS: BATTLE OF THE WASHITA, NOV. 27, 1868 *CHANGE PER W. MERRILL 1-16-1991." FROM CARD: "NOSE ORNAMENTS (2).-SILVER-PLATED TUBES, WORN IN HOLES IN SEPTUM OF NOSE. CHEYENNE INDIANS. FOUND ON WASHITA BATTLE GROUND. LENGTH, 2 1/2 INS. DIAM., 3/16 INCH. OKLAHOMA, 1868. 8,764. COLLECTED BY DR. LIPPINCOTT, U.S.A. FROM ARMY MEDICAL MUSEUM."
Record Last Modified:
29 May 2019
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
001599
USNM Number:
E8764-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8484867