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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
tanned hide 570 sinew 620 porcupine quills 146 tin cones 81 silk ribbon 38 dye 189 cloth 876 Horse Hair 108 wood 4438
Names
flute 9
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 23.625 in, Diameter: .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:
Wood flute with abstract carved line along length. Sweetgrass braid tied to top with green cloth. Center wraps of sinew. Red silk ribbons and quilled dangler with tine cones and red horse hair tied at center.
Accession Number:
NA.505.95

Not currently on display

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