Hair ornament

Culture/People
Alibamu
Previous owner
Charles Thompson, Alibamu
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Collection History
Collected from Charles Thompson (Alibamu) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and expedition interpreter Leo Walker (Sac and Fox), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
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Place
Texas; USA
See related items
Alibamu
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
2/6774
Barcode
026774.000
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
i's i' s tai si' ha
Object Name
Hair ornament
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, wool yarn
Techniques
Strung
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws649adfff3-d8d7-49d2-bfd3-477ed755e0a0
Record ID
NMAI_28544