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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Previous owner:
John Gibson, Oklahoma Shawnee  Search this
MAI agent:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Roach holder/feather socket and feather
Media/Materials:
Eagle feather/feathers, animal bone, cotton cloth
Techniques:
Cut, perforated, strung
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term:
mi' 'ku'n
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History:
Collected from John Gibson (Oklahoma Shawnee) in 1908 by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) during fieldwork with anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) sponsored by George Heye.
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Catalog Number:
2/838
Barcode:
020838.000
See related items:
Oklahoma Shawnee
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c7ca3040-d1c7-4199-bc27-1eafabffa507
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_21883