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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plateau 318 Nez Perce 138
Descriptions
animal bone 14
Names
comb 5
Date:
mid to late 19th century
Dimensions:
L: 1.875 in, width: 1.875 in, depth: 0.25 in, Diameter: 0.25 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:
Carved piece of animal in square shape, and concave bowed shape on sides. Partially rounded on the verso – perhaps natural shape of bone. Recto is smooth. Four (4) teeth (1/2”L) carved out on bottom portion, and three (3) off center holes drilled through top portion.
Accession Number:
NA.109.129

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