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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990
Descriptions
Beads 2617 light yellow White 769 leather 2024 seed 1420 porcupine 379 bright yellow faded orange quills 403
Names
natal amulet 9
Subjects
lizard 9
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
L: 5.625 in, width: 1.875 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Ritual and Recreation: Ritual, Curing and Cult Objects. Lizard-shaped leather with quilled front in white, bright yellow, and orange faded to yellow, edge beaded with light yellow seed beads; 4 leather strip legs, 3 of which are quill wrapped with faded orange quills; tail is no longer quilled; small leather thong tie on back.
Accession Number:
NA.502.179

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