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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
South Dakota 248 Sioux 990
Descriptions
red/white hearts 133 hair 424 Beads 2617 dentalium 9 quills 403 brass 1442 Red 1061 feathers 641 horse 292 porcupine 379 leather 2024 White 769 shells 78 rawhide 1018
Names
hair ornament 62
Date:
1890
Dimensions:
L: 25.5 in, width: 2 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Inscription:
Written on back: c-787 and 279959
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment - Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Object: Hair ornament - rawhide panel decorated with porcupine quills in stepped `x' design in yellow and green on red. Border is a row of red/white hearts around the edge. Top end has two leather ties each with two brass beads. Other end has rawhide strips with wrapped porcupine quills in stepped `x' pattern in natural color on orange. End of strips have dentalium shells with red feathers and white horse hair.
Accession Number:
NA.203.392

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