Little Water Medicine Society flute (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Seneca
Previous owner
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Seller
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Object Name
Little Water Medicine Society flute (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
New York; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956, a long-time friend of George Heye); transferred by Joseph Keppler to George Heye in 1912 as part of an installment purchase, which was finalized in 1916.
Catalog Number
2/9590
Barcode
029590.000
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Seneca
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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