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Headband

Museum number:
2-48462
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020048462
Accession number:
Acc.2720
Object count:
1
Description:
Beadwork with leather ties; beadwork sewn to silk band (grey); beadwork has orange ground with multicolor geometric designs (loomed). Ties of leather dyed dark blue.
Donor:
Mrs. Ralph C. Shanks and Ralph C. Shanks
Collection place:
Anadarko, Caddo, Oklahoma
Verbatim coll. place:
Oklahoma; Caddo; Anadarko
Culture or time period:
Kiowa
Maker or artist:
Nellie Neconi [Kiowa]
Collector:
unknown
Collection date:
1956
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.7 Objects made for sale, souvenirs, models, and reproductions
Production date:
ca. 1955-1956
Accession date:
1970
Context of use:
On attached tag: "... Kiowa & Comanche headbands are quite similar except the design".
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
length 40.8 centimeters and width 1.8 centimeters
Legacy documentation: