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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
wool cloth 199 glass beads 689 sinew 620 pigment 539 buffalo hair 4
Names
ribbon 17 hair
Date:
late 19th century
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7 in, width: 1.875 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:
1 ¼"W strip of bison hide w/ fur on, with two strips of red wool cloth (5/8" W) sewn onto either side of hide, underneath, with sinew. Small patches of red and blue pigment in the bison hair. On either side of ear are 3 ½" L (doubled) strands of teal blue bead (medium sized) tied on with short strips of buffalo hide. Four (4) strands on left proper; two (2) strands on right proper. Ties at back with bison hide strings. Short pieces of wool cloth added to back portion also.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1563

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