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Catalog Data

Collector:
Dr. John B. White  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. John B. White  Search this
Circumference - Object:
53 cm
Height - Object:
10 cm
Culture:
Apache  Search this
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Arizona, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1876
Notes:
FROM CARD: "INVENTORIED 1974." FROM CARD: "HEAD-DRESS.---BUCKSKIN SKULLCAP, WITH RED AND BLACK CLOTH CHIN STRAP ORNAMENTED WITH ROW OF PEARL BUTTONS. THE PEAK IS BLUE, ORNAMENTED WITH A CIRCLE OF PEARL BUTTONS AND STRINGS OF YELLOW BEADS. THE CROWN IS ORNAMENTED WITH PAINTED BLUE AND RED CARICATURES. THE RIM IS A BAND OF RED FLANNEL AND PAINTED BLUE BUCKSKIN, ZIGZAG PATTERN, ORNAMENTED WITH BRASS BUTTONS AND EDGED WITH YELLOW BEAD-WORK. WORN BY APACHE INDIAN DOCTOR OR MEDICINE-MAN. CIRCUMFERENCE, 21 INS. HEIGHT, 4 INS. ARIZONA, 1876. 21,521. COLLECTED BY DR. J. B. WHITE, U. S. A."
"Indian Doctors’ Hat. The figure upon the hat is that of the Indian Doctor & is the only figure they draw or paint – same on jacket above." per White's original catalog in the NAA.
Record Last Modified:
6 Aug 2019
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004869
USNM Number:
E21521-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3393070d4-0161-48be-8fc6-e90c9dc8239b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8361172