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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
Buckskin 430 Beads 2617 tin cone 3 horsehair 91 nylon 28
Names
natal amulet 9
Subjects
lizard 9
Dimensions:
overall length: 9.25 in, width: 8 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Inscription:
Written on buckskin in pen: 50
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation Toys. White buckskin shaped as a lizard. Sewn together with white string. Beaded with white and dark blue seed beads. Orange horsehair with 10 tin cone dangles. Four dangles missing from horsehair. Left front leg has original string tie and horsehair. The others all have recently been given new ties of white nylon string, also some new horsehair.
Accession Number:
NA.502.194

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