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Catalog Number 2005.076.001
Object Name Fan
Collection Lola O. Lawrence Estate
Description Adult golden eagle tail feathers; bunch or loose fan; silver cartridges; gourd stitch beadwork in a blue dominant pattern. Peyote fan with 4.5 in. long beaded handle with approximately 6.25 in. long braided deerskin fringe attached at bottom. Peyote-stitch beading on handle in white, pink, red, purple, light blue, blue, turquoise, yellow, all on a background of blue-green beads. Metal reinforcement clasps on end of each strand of fringe. 11 eagle tail feathers approximately 15.25 in. long. Quills wrapped in silver trim with etched designs. Small red feather tufts at top of silver trim. Quills wrapped in deerskin and attached to handle.
Dimensions L-26 inches
Material silver, feathers, deerskin, beads
People Lawrence, Lola O.
Search Terms Peyote
ceremonial
religion
Native American Church
American Indian
bead
Category Native American Ceremonial