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Plains Indian Museum

Plains 566
cotton thread 354 tanned hide 162 cotton twine 51 glass beads 689
arm bands 53 choker 7
width: 1.5 in, width: 1.75 in, L: 13 in, L: 7 in
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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
A set with arm bands (2) and a choker. Each is loomed beadwork, on cotton twine, in larger round glass beads. Horizontal stripes in translucent red top and bottom rows; turquoise (3) and orange (2) rows - (5) rows total. The choker also has three sets of black boxes in the center, woven into the orange rows. (6) boxes total. The ends of the loom work are run through dark colored tanned hide strip. Choker has two single twisted cotton twine ties; arm band ties are two (2) thin hide strips on each end.
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