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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Crow 493 Northern Plains 1866 Big Shoulder
Descriptions
buffalo rawhide 5 cotton cloth 39 pigment 539 brass 1442
Names
hair ornament 62
Date:
ca. 1830
Dimensions:
L: 5.5 in, width: 1.125 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:
Hair ornament with buffalo rawhide ends and brass center. Rawhide ends triangular shape with traces of pigment – possibly old parfleche. Center of rawhide wrapped with flat brass wire. Thin piece of cotton cloth threaded through brass center. Attribution to Big Shoulder, Crow as wearer on tag.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1643

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