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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
Willow 104 tanned hide 570 pigment 539 cotton thread 354
Names
miniature 6 Backrest 30
Date:
late 19th century
Dimensions:
L: 13.75 in, wide at widest point: 8.75 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:
Peeled willow, strung through on and held parallel by three (3) sections of cotton thread, one on each side and center. Cut to form wide triangle. Tanned hide strip looped to three (3) top center piece to attach or hang. Three (3) sections (3/4"W) at top are painted red. Broken at bottom, in many sections and in separate pieces.
Accession Number:
NA.507.145

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