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Leather Ornaments by Style Categories

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Plain or Tinned Domes


Domed with Nipple

Rose Motifs

Diamonds


Stylized Arrows

Heart-Like Motifs

Fleur-de-lis-Like Motifs


Shell-Like, Large

Unidentified, Large

Double Axe Head


Shell-Like, Small

Openwork Styles

Quatrefoil


Keeper Axe Head
Sexfoil pattern leather ornament resembling a flower with six petals from 7SG57 Avery's Rest in Delaware.  

Slightly asymmetric ornament with relatively robust tines.


Sexfoil   Unidentified Asymmetric


The following styles have only one example each:


Branch-Like Motif


Feather-Like Motif

Double Rose Motif

Cross-Shaped


Leaf-Like

Unidentified Broken Piece

Plain flat oval leather ornament from 18PR175-9645.

Two matching ornaments with raised center circles and decorative incising from 18QU30. Two matching ornaments with raised center circles and decorative incising from 18QU30.

Plain Flat Oval

Decorated Dome


Unidentified Motif

Fragmentary ornament with a trifid end. Similar examples indicate that the ornament would have been symmetrical when whole-from 7SG57 Avery's Rest, Delaware. Fragmentary ornament with a trifid end. Similar examples indicate that the ornament would have been symmetrical when whole-from 7SG57 Avery's Rest, Delaware.

 
Trifid

 

 

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Updated:  11/30/2013

Plain flat oval leather ornament from 18PR175-9645.