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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
United States 10 commercial 7
Descriptions
glass beads 689 animal bone 14 tanned hide 570
Names
bone hair pipes
Date:
1875-1925
Dimensions:
width: .375 in, L: 4.75 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:
.1 - .14 hair pipes commercially made from animal bone on lathe. .1 and .2 have tanned hide inserted. .2 has white round glass bead attached. All are long cylinders of plain animal bone, with center drilled out to make a bead. Slight variations in color due to the material.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1662

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