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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
shells 78 tanned hide 162 leather 2024
Names
breastplate 36
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 13.5 in, width: 14.25 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:
ten rows of fine, round shell beads, strung through fine tanned hide strips, and that is run through strip of dark (3/8” W x 1/8” D) tanned hide to hang down. Two thin hide strips strung through rawhide at top, then tied in center to hang around neck.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1693

Not currently on display


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