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Accession Number:
NA.108.152.1
Makers
Crow, Northern Plains, Apsáalooke
Descriptions
snow goose feather, sinew, glass beads, bison rawhide, porcupine quills, wool cloth, pigment, tanned hide, golden eagle feathers, bison tail
Names
shield cover
Date:
ca. 1850
Dimensions:
H: 20.75 in, width: 21 in
Credit Line:
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
Remarks:
Bison rawhide shield cover painted with tanned hide cover embellished with painted bison, eagle feathers, bison tail, and snow geese feathers. Shield and cover by same artist in Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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