Powder horn and ammunition/cap bag

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Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Previous owner
Henry Martis Tubby, Mississippi Choctaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Powder horn and ammunition/cap bag
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, cow horn, hide thong/babiche, thread
Techniques
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions
27 x 25 cm
Object Type
Firearms and accessories
Native Term
a to'c tci
Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Collection History
Collected from Henry Martis Tubby (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8885
Barcode
018885.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Firearms and accessories
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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