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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990
Descriptions
green 634 paint 359 horn 111 blue 690 brown 254 inlaid beads 2 carved 177 handle 322 bowl 7 egg shaped bird's head with open beak bent 6 White 769 streaked 2 yellow 526 blue-gray 2
Names
horn spoon 2
Subjects
lilies and pads harbor scene seagulls
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
L: 10.25 in, width: 4.25 in, depth: 1 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. J. R. Simplot
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements: Household. Streaked yellow/white horn grading into brown at handle end (possibly cow), tip of handle is bent over and carved into a bird's head with open beak and inlaid blue seed beads for eyes; bowl is roughly egg-shaped and painted a harbor scene in muted blue-gray and white with white seagulls and green and yellow lilies and pads in foreground.
Accession Number:
NA.106.582

Not currently on display


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