Love charm (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Previous owner
Pi' a" twa" ta (Pi-a-twa-ta), Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Leo Walker, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox)
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Love charm (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Ribbon, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Sewn
Object Type
Personal items
Native Term
a tha mo
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Pi' a" twa" ta (a Pottowatomi woman) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and expedition interpreter Leo Walker (Sac and Fox), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/6515
Barcode
026515.000
See related items
Potawatomi [Oklahoma]
Personal items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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