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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
tanned hide 570 bear claws 5 mink 6 otter 21
Names
necklace 239
Date:
20th century
Dimensions:
L: 17 in, width: 11 in, Diameter: 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:
Hide wrapped around a foundation, with 26 bear claws sewn through on strip of tanned hide. 11"L tail added at top - 2 of the claws are sewn onto tail. 2 of the claws tied at back on leather string - hanging. Each of the claws has been drilled through for strung glass beads. Seems unfinished contemporary piece.
Accession Number:
NA.203.1512

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