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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Pawnee 22 Chahiksichahiks 4 Plains 566 Central Plains 41
Descriptions
nails 17 metal 3340 tanned bison hide 29 bison horn 12 wood 4438
Names
powder horn 27
Date:
ca. 1840
Dimensions:
L: 10 in, width: 3 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:
Plain, shaved down bison horn, with 2 ¼"dark horn base, 6 small nails through horn at base.. Metal half lobe through base, ½" wide bison hide strap looped through and sewn together at bottom of the carved throat. Carved, ¼" raised ring, leads to wooden spout that has been broken off.
Accession Number:
NA.108.153

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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