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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 99
Descriptions
rawhide 1018 glass beads 689 dyed porcupine quills 86 silk ribbon 38 tanned hide 162
Names
quilled disc 2
Date:
ca. 1920
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3 in, overall length: 10 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:
Set of (2) quilled disks with silk ribbons. Tanned hide disks with quilled circles in pink and purple porcupine quills, blue quilled center; stitched onto rawhide disk backing. Outer edging done in open edge beadwork, red faceted beads. Red and yellow silk ribbons tied on reverse with hide thong.
Accession Number:
NA.201.37

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