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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Lakota 107
Descriptions
rawhide 1018 tanned hide 570 metal bit cotton thread 354 pigments 40 glass beads 689 sinew 620
Names
bridle 34 bit 27
Date:
1910-1920
Dimensions:
L: 23.5 in, width: 10.5 in, H: 6.5 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:
Beaded bridle and curb bit. Fully beaded with brow band, split tabs over cheek pieces, beaded strip center of forehead split into long strips attached near top of bit. Beading done on tanned hide sewn to pieces of painted parfleche with sinew, design visible. Metal curb bit with moderate port on mouth bar, rings at ends of shanks.
Accession Number:
NA.403.289

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