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Loom beaded headband stitched to two different ties / Unknown

Curatorial Remarks

Loom beaded headband.

Tags: beadwork, beaded designs, glass beads, orange, green, blue, red, white, leather ties
People: Cherokee
Places: Oklahoma
Purpose: possibly domestic use or ceremonial events

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

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Title(s): 
Loom beaded headband stitched to two different ties
Creator(s): 
Unknown;
Mary and Lawrence Bryan;
Ernest Emmett Thompson
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Date: 
1945 - 1950
Place: 
Ponca City, Oklahoma
Materials/Techniques: 
leather, glass, horsehair
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Thompson Bryan and Lawrence E. Bryan
Accession No: 
84.3026
Previous Number(s): 
TL1999.54.26
Department: 
Not On View

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