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Basket / Native American; possibly Kaw

Curatorial Remarks

This is a peyote box that was Anglo-manufactured. It appears as those beads were glued to the top of the box to give an ornate look. An Oklahoma tribe most likely created this box in the early 20th century.

Tags: Native American Church, box, metal, cross, wood, blue, Pink, yellow
People: Native American, possibly Kaw
Places: Oklahoma
Purpose: peyote meeting,

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

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Native American; possibly Kaw
circa 1800
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