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Charm  (Personal items)  "1885-1897"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1885-1897

Materials:

Weasel/ermine paw/foot, hide thong/babiche, glass bead/beads, thread

Techniques:

Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork

Dimensions:

7 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Niuam (Comanche), North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Probably collected between 1896 and 1897 by Thisba Hutson Morgan (1872-1966), wife of Bureau of Indian Affairs employee Howell Morgan (1863-1952) who was stationed in Oklahoma; inherited by their son Cecil Morgan (1898-1999); donated to MAI in 1983.

Source ID:

NMAI_266126

Catalog Number:

25/421

Album Name:

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