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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
sinew 620 Cotton cloth 154 Willow 104 pigment 539
Names
miniature 6 Backrest 30
Date:
late 19th century
Dimensions:
L: 17.375 in, wide at widest point: 6.25 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:
Peeled willow strung through on and held parallel by two (2) sections of sinew, one on each side. Made in two (2) sections -tied together with narrow strips of cotton cloth. Top cut to form isosceles triangle, and bottom to form elongated rectangle. Cotton cloth strips to top center piece to attach or hang. Top section has four (4) sections ½" W painted red in horizontal stripes.
Accession Number:
NA.507.143

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