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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfoot 50 Blackfeet 183 Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
tanned hide 570 metal cones 39 cotton thread 354 rawhide 1018 horsehair 91 porcupine quills 146 Cotton cloth 154
Names
disk 6
Date:
early 20th century
Dimensions:
Diameter: 8.5 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:
One of three identical disks, probably from a blanket strip. Cloth tab added later. Single sticth with two threads and six circles. Cream, purple, beige, yellow, and green quills. Quill wrapped attachment in red and yellow quills with two metal claws.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1472

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