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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfoot 50 Northern Plains 1866 Blackfeet 183
Descriptions
metal cones 39 Cotton cloth 154 rawhide 1018 cotton thread 354 porcupine quills 146 horsehair 91 tanned hide 570
Names
disk 6
Date:
early 20th century
Dimensions:
Diameter: 8.25 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:
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.203.1471

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