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Culture/People:
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]  Search this
Previous owner:
Pi' a" twa" ta (Pi-a-twa-ta), Potawatomi [Oklahoma]  Search this
Collector:
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923  Search this
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)  Search this
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Love charm (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Ribbon, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
a tha mo
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Pi' a" twa" ta (a Pottowatomi woman) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and expedition interpreter Leo Walker (Sac and Fox), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Catalog Number:
2/6515
Barcode:
026515.000
See related items:
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e6f29a64-4321-48d7-8a13-3992af758bb7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28158