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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Assiniboine 36 Shawl, Angie 2
Descriptions
deer 681 feathers 641 bone 151 silver 707 porcupine 379 paint 359 polyester knit 2 hairpipe 3 felt 201 metal 3340 seed 1420 wood 4438 yarn 210 Satin 101 hair 424 molded 189 Beads 2617 leather 2024
Names
arm bands 53
Subjects
rosettes 23 sunburst 6
Dimensions:
H: 17.25 in, L: 11.375 in, width: 9.5 in, Base Length: 4 in, Base Width: 4 in
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Male, Fancy Dancer -- Molded leather face with beaded eyes and mouth, painted eyebrows and lashes, black yarn braids, deer and porcupine hair roach with 2 white and black feathers, loom beaded headband with 2 rosettes and a silver forehead ornament, beaded white, orange, rust and green; rust polyester knit body with loom beaded necklace, belt, armbands and cuffs and a hairpipe bone-style breastplate all in white, orange, rust and green, leather hands hold a wood flute with 4 small black and white feathers attached and a brown feather fan, green felt breechcloth decorated with orange and red stain ribbons; leather based bustles with orange, red and royal blue feathers; white hair leggings with jingle bell straps top and bottom; white leather moccasins with sunburst design beaded in clear red, yellow and dark blue; attached to square plywood base.
Accession Number:
NA.507.87

Not currently on display


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