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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Apsáalooke 51 Crow 493 Montana 236
Descriptions
satin ribbon 25 cotton thread 354 mirrors 11 tanned hide 162
Names
bandolier 25
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
width: 10.25 in, L: 41 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:
Two (2) pieces of very thin, light colored tanned hide, bound together at top with hand stitched cotton thread, a third piece of tanned hide (12 ½”L) in a long triangle shape. The two long pieces each have round mirrors attached (1 3/8” dia.) attached as well as bunches of red and blue ribbon strands. Six (6) mirrors on RFP and three (3) ribbon bunches. LHP has four (4) mirrors and three (3) ribbon bunches. A small section of hide has been reattached to the upper right side with blue cotton thread. The long triangle section also has the majority pointed end reattached with same blue cotton thread.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1763

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