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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990 South Dakota 248
Descriptions
cover 40 leather 2024 tin 353 painted 276 porcupine 379 horse 292 White 769 green 634 hair 424 quills 403 cones 222 yellow 526 maroon 27
Names
ball 16
Subjects
zigzag 91 strips 60 four point star 2 triangles 289
Date:
1890
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2.75 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Toys. Ball with leather covering painted green and yellow; porcupine quilled four point star on each side in maroon and white; maroon strip go around the sides with a zig-zag between them forming triangles; leather strips hang from the center of each star, wrapped with maroon quills and one side is finished with tin cones and green horse hair.
Accession Number:
NA.507.57

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