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Armband

Culture/People
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Previous owner
Ma taw we, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Date created
1880-1900
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Object Name
Armband
Media/Materials
Rawhide, hide thong/babiche, porcupine quills, cotton cloth, feather/feathers, metal cones, dye/dyes
Techniques
Quill-wrapped (flat), dyed, strung, sewn, lined
Catalog Number
3/2641
Barcode
032641.000
Collection History
Collected from Ma taw we (Sac and Fox) by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) and Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923, assistant to Mark Harrington in Oklahoma) in 1912 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Oklahoma; USA