Photograph of Powhatan's Mantle, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-15B
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 copy print
3 Pages
Press release :
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Image of Powhatan's mantle made from four skins sewn together and decorative shell beads. The photograph is accompanied by a news release from the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, November 17, 1989, concerning the mantle's loan from the Ashmolean Museum at Oxford University to be displayed at Jamestown. Photograph probably made by either the Ashmolean Museum or the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 93-15B

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 93-15B, Photograph of Powhatan's Mantle, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of artifacts held by the Ashmolean Museum held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 24.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Photograph probably sent as part of the press release, 1989.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
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