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NA.505.94
Northern Plains | whistle | ...
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NA.505.94 | ca. 1900 | L: 7.625 in, Diameter: .5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Metal whistle made of brass with worn metal overlay. Square opening and smaller oval opening on top. Sinew wrap with evidence of ochre. | na.505.94.jpg | whistle | brass | ochre | metal | sinew | Northern Plains

NA.502.278
Northern Plains | whistle | ...
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NA.502.278 | ca. 1890 | L: 7.5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Eagle bone with "V" cut out oat top for use, flattened at bottom for mouthpiece. Six (6) small bison figures etched into whistle over its length. Tanned hide looped and secured around top into 2 sections - one painted black, one painted red (ochre). At tied down section, each colored piece is divided in two, with two down eagle feathers tied on with sinew - four (4) total feathers here. At opposite end, one (1) full down fluff tied on with sinew. | na.502.278.jpg | whistle | pigment | eagle feathers | sinew | eagle down | tanned hide | eagle bone | Northern Plains

NA.502.294
Northern Plains | Shoshone |...
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NA.502.294 | ca. 1880 | L: 7.75 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Eagle bone whistle wrapped with blue silk ribbon near mouth end; pink silk ribbon and eagle feather fluff at other end. Triangular notch cut into bone 3" from mouth end; small daub of black pitch inside notch area. | na.502.294.jpg | whistle | eagle bone | Eagle Feather | pitch | silk ribbon | Northern Plains | Shoshone

NA.502.292
Northern Plains | whistle | ...
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NA.502.292 | ca. 1880 | L: 8.25 in, Diameter: .5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | feather at end, sinew, Dyck 1329 | na.502.292.jpg | whistle | feather | bone | sinew | Northern Plains

1990.14.1.4
Colt Patent Firearms Manufac...
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1990.14.1.4 | Gift in memory of Verne E. Stull | .1 - Colt Officer's Model 38 revolver, serial number 672987, .2 - holster, .3 - belt .4 - Police Whistle .5 - .16 - Cartridges | Officers Colt Model 38 | 672987 | 1990.14.1.4.JPG | whistle | revolver | Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Co., Hartford, CT

NA.505.51
Northwest Coast | whistle | ...
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NA.505.51 | ca. early 1900's | L: 3.625 in, Diameter: 1 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. Wooden tube; plugged at one end; hole in top; one end wrapped with string. | NA.505.51.JPG | na.505.51.jpg | whistle | tube | wrapped | plugged | wood | string | hole | end | Northwest Coast

NA.502.293
Northern Plains | whistle | ...
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NA.502.293 | ca. 1900 | L: 7 in, Diameter: .375 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Eagle bone whistle wrapped with bands of red, green, and purple porcupine quills. Triangular notch cut 2 ¾" from mouth end (larger). Piece of tanned hide colored red fitted around notch, secured with red thread. Quills and hide secured with a seam running length of whistle on underside. | na.502.293.jpg | whistle | bone | cotton thread | tanned hide | dye | eagle bone | porcupine quills | pigment | Northern Plains

1.69.4932
whistle | leather | metal
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1.69.4932 | L: 35 in, Diameter: .75 in | Gift of Edward F. Commandeur, Jr. | Lanyard whistle, silver colored with round ring at op. Hook at end of leather rope attaches whistle to rope. Rope is braided dark and light leather with two knots. | 1.69.4932.JPG | whistle | leather | metal

19.00.231
whistle
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19.00.231 | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Forrest Fenn | Sundance whistle | 19.00.231.jpg | whistle

NA.505.83
Sioux | whistle | rose | thr...
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NA.505.83 | ca. 1880 | L: 7.75 in, width: .5 in, depth: .5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Ritual and Recreation, Musical Instruments. Elongated bone whistle has part of a joint at one end. There is rose colored quill wrapping at each end, 1" long. A band of thread is tied around just above the sound hole and again at the outer end of each quill wrap. | na.505.83.jpg | whistle | rose | thread | porcupine | bone | quills | eagle | Sioux

19.00.289
whistle
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19.00.289 | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Forrest Fenn | Sundance whistle | 19.00.289.jpg | whistle

NA.502.296
Northern Plains | whistle | ...
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NA.502.296 | ca. 1880 | L: 5.25 in, Diameter: .625 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | Bone whistle incised with diamond designs, and horizontal bands with dots and lines. Small hole carved 1" from smaller end. Slight trace of red ochre pigment near top hole. | na.502.296.jpg | whistle | bone | pigment | Northern Plains

NA.505.112
Upper Missouri River | whist...
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NA.505.112 | Unknown | L: 3.75 in, Diameter: 0.25 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | child’s whistle. Leg bone of a bird, bleached out, with one end cut to a tapered point, and the opposite end ½” down with small “U” shape cut out for wind hole. | NA.505.112.v2.JPG | NA.505.112.v1.JPG | whistle | bone | Upper Missouri River

NA.505.52
Kwakiutl | whistle | wood | ...
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NA.505.52 | early 1900s | L: 14.25 in, Diameter: 3.25 in | Ritual and Recreation: Musical Instrument. Wooden cylinder tapered to point at one end; large end wrapped with bark. | NA.505.52.JPG | na.505.52.jpg | whistle | wood | bark | Kwakiutl