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Feathered sticks

Museum number:
1-14688
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010014688
Accession number:
Acc.380
Object count:
18
Description:
Duye paraphernalia, short sticks with white goose feathers.
Donor:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection place:
Chico, Butte County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; Butte; Chico
Culture or time period:
Maidu
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber and Elmer E. Lafonso
Collection date:
December 1909
Taxon:
Anatidae
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1909
Context of use:
For concealing face. Duye paraphernalia
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Comment:
Photo: 15-6091.
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