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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Southern Plains 72
Descriptions
antler 34 metal 3340
Names
knife 137
Date:
1860-1870
Dimensions:
width: 1 in, L: 11.75 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:
Knife with antler handle. 7” metal blade sandwiched between two antler handle sections; secured by two metal pegs with brass rings. Diagonal score marks on blade. Tag indicates object was collected near Ft. Supply Kansas, could possibly be Cheyenne or Arapaho due to proximity to Agency in 1867.
Accession Number:
NA.502.343

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