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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
glass beads 689 wood 4438 wool cloth 199 eagle feathers 19 metal 3340 pigments 40 dyed horse hair 63 tanned hide 570 sinew 620 feathers 641
Names
bow 53 quiver 29 arrows 23 bowcase 2
Date:
ca. 1890
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:
Bowcase and quiver (a) have beaded box motif, red wool edging. Quiver with eight eagle feathers. Bow (b) strung with sinew, red band of paint. Thirteen arrows (c-o) with metal tips, red / black fletching, red and black bands of pigment on shaft. Fringe on case and quiver. One arrow has blue band on shaft. Possibly Cheyenne.
Accession Number:
NA.102.209

Not currently on display


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