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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 99 Apsáalooke 51 Crow 493
Descriptions
medallion 11 Prairie Falcon bald eagle 15 Cooper's Hawk rawhide 1018 red ochre 16 trade 201 Ferruginous Hawk hide 1074 tanned deer hide 58 fur tail deer 681 wool 622 glass 581 tanned 631 hawk 75 Beads 2617 cloth 876 Red 1061 seed 1420 feathers 641 Jack Rabbit buffalo 115 pigment 539 button 29 bald eagle feathers 7
Names
dance shield 10
Date:
ca. 1870
Dimensions:
Diameter: 18 in
Credit Line:
Irving H. "Larry" Larom Collection
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Tanned and painted rawhide frame covered with tanned hide. Bundles of bald eagle feathers and hawk tail feathers with beaded medicine pouches attached. Button on top center pouch. Bald eagle feather stems wrapped with red wool and glass beads attached. Medallion in center of pony beads and fur tail. Buffalo hide strap. Vertical lines painted across front cover in red pigment.
Accession Number:
NA.502.13

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