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Silver blanket pin with peyote button design / Bruce Caesar

Curatorial Remarks

Silver blanket pins were place at on the back on the individual wearing the blanket. The pin was used for aesthetic purposes rather than function.

Tags: peyote button, silver blanket pin
People: Pawnee, Sac & Fox, Bruce Caesar
Places: Oklahoma
Purpose: peyote meeting, personal activity

From interviews with Dr. Garrick Bailey, 2018-2020 University of Tulsa, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

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Title(s): 
Silver blanket pin with peyote button design
Creator(s): 
Bruce Caesar
Culture: 
Native American; Pawnee and Sac & Fox (artist and user)
Date: 
late 20th century
Materials/Techniques: 
german silver
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
69.149
Department: 
Not On View

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