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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
nylon cord Willow 104 twine 40 pigment 539 tanned hide 570
Names
Backrest 30 miniature 6
Date:
late 19th century
Dimensions:
L: 8 in, wide at widest point: 7 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 cotton twine, one on each side. Cut to form small isosceles triangle. Top ¾ of item are painted red and yellow in 1" segment. Remainder is plain willow. One (1) hide strips attached to top for hanging. One contemporary addition of red nylon cord attached to top also. Extra twine on bottom.
Accession Number:
NA.507.140

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