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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]  Search this
Previous owner:
Na ni ma la' kis kuk, 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:
Man's breechcloth
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
45 x 122 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Na ni ma la' kis kuk (Potawatomi [Oklahoma]) 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:
2/6813
Barcode:
026813.000
See related items:
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws696c60200-c38f-457a-844f-dc742b013479
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28584