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Collector:
Brig. Gen. James D. Glennan  Search this
Donor Name:
Frances Glennan  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Belt
Place:
Not Given, Oklahoma Territory, United States, North America
Notes:
Two-inch wide hide strip painted yellow on one side ornamented on each end with bells. Wrapped beadwork in geometric design and twisted rawhide tassle. 94" (139 cm) Records: Woman's girdle of otter skin. Worn by young woman when carrying first child. This was worn by Tahbone's daughter-in-law. (C). Associated names: Tahbone's daughter-in-law. (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.)
Record Last Modified:
11 Dec 2014
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
177672
USNM Number:
E385893-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3727a1b17-4c6d-4a24-b6c6-1b590a7b38db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8419878