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Culture/People:
Chickasaw  Search this
Previous owner:
Mrs. Johnson, Oklahoma Chickasaw  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:
Shaman's sucking tube (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History:
Collected from Mrs. Johnson (Chickasaw) 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:
2/7500
Barcode:
027500.000
See related items:
Chickasaw
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Shamanic objects
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61d48c59e-f728-40c9-bbed-bf41a5b624ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_28907