Headband

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Culture/People
Seminole
Artist/Maker
Purty Bu Li (Purty Bali/Purty Buli), Seminole
Previous owner
Purty Bu Li (Purty Bali/Purty Buli), Seminole
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Headband
Media/Materials
Silver
Techniques
Hammered, embossed
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Native Term
ku' tu' la ga'
Place
Florida; USA
Collection History
Collected from Purty Bu Li (Seminole) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8252
Barcode
018252.000
See related items
Seminole
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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