Garters/Legbands

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Culture/People
probably Potawatomi [Oklahoma] (attributed); collected from the Kaw (Kansa)
Previous owner
Sosjimnala (Sosjimnak), Kaw (Kansa)
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials
Glass bead/beads, wool yarn, twine/string
Techniques
Loom beadwork
Dimensions
98 x 7.8 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Date created
circa 1900
Collection History
Collected from Sosjimnala (Kaw) 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
2/7148
Barcode
027148.000
See related items
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Kaw (Kansa)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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