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Whistle for White Deerskin dance  (Ceremonial/Ritual items)  "circa 1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1890

Materials:

Crane bone/bones, deerhide/deerskin

Techniques:

Cut, wrapped, tied

Dimensions:

87.50 x 11 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, California, Hupa, Native Americans, North America, Northern California

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Alexander A. Brizard (1839-1904, a shopkeeper in Arcata, California, who sold Indian baskets and other items); presumably purchased by George Heye in 1904.

Source ID:

NMAI_1545

Catalog Number:

1380

Album Name:

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