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Catalog Number 2005.076.016
Object Name Fan
Collection Lola O. Lawrence Estate
Tribe Cheyenne
Description Native American Church loose fan made of Anhinga tail feathers. White leather fan, handle is 2 inches in diameter and has thin, multi -strand, braided tassel attached; on top of handle are 12 Anhinga dark brown feathers attached to 12 white leather posts; base of feather has small green/blue feather attached; (8) of the brown feathers tops have a small red feather attached; a paper tag attached to the fan: "Water Turkey" "EF-7"on one side, opposite side: "114 Cheyenne Peyote Fan"
Dimensions L-21 inches
Material feathers, leather, fabric
Provenance unknown
People Lawrence, Lola O.
Search Terms Native American Church
religion
ceremonial
bead
American Indian
Category Native American Ceremonial