Brooch

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Culture/People
Alibamu
Previous owner
Sally (unknown surname), Alibamu
Charley Thompson, Alibamu
Josie (unknown surname), Alibamu
Tca" li' se' (Lizzie), Alibamu
Eni, Alibamu
Nancy Thompson, Alibamu
Aleck Thompson, Alibamu
Polly (unknown surname), Alibamu
Josephine (unknown surname), Alibamu
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Brooch
Media/Materials
Silver
Techniques
Hammered, perforated, incised
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term
i' lok fi' la pa le'
Place
Texas; USA
Date created
1860-1900
Collection History
Items in this set were collected from several Alibamu individuals (Josephine, Polly, Sally, Josie, Eni,' Tca" li' se', Charley Thompson, Nancy Thompson, and Aleck Thompson) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/5611
Barcode
025611.000
See related items
Alibamu
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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