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Daniel Little Chief drawing of Cheyenne musical instruments, with descriptive text by Albert Gatschet, 1891 February

Daniel Little Chief drawing of Cheyenne musical instruments, with descriptive text by Albert Gatschet, 1891 February
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Title
Musical instruments = tapínun'hts
Creator
Little Chief, Daniel d. 1906
annotator
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907
Date
1891
1891 February
Type
Ledger drawings
Physical Description
2 leaves : graphite and colored pencil drawing, with ink and typescript on paper ; 22 x 29 cm
Local number
NAA INV 08657400
NAA MS 2016-a
Culture
Cheyenne Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Summary
Musical instruments identified by Gatschet as: a) whistle (tapin) of golden eagle's bones; b) whistle in shape of rattlesnake; c) whistle of red cedar; d) whistle of sumac wood.
Cite as
Manuscript 2016-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Data Source
National Anthropological Archives
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Daniel Little Chief drawings of Cheyenne ceremonial customs and implements, with explanations by Albert Gatschet 1891 February
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