Breechcloth and sash/belt

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Culture/People
Chickasaw
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Previous owner
Mrs. James Grey, Oklahoma Chickasaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Breechcloth and sash/belt
Media/Materials
Wool cloth, ribbon, wool yarn, thread
Techniques
Sewn
Dimensions
25 x 165 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Mrs. James Grey (Chickasaw) by Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) and Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923, assistant to Mark Harrington in Oklahoma) in 1913 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
3/2628
Barcode
032628.000
See related items
Chickasaw
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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