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Plains Indian Museum

Cheyenne 264
tanned 631 hide 1074 pigment 539 hair 424 buffalo 115
robe 13
squares 40 bands 37 rectangles 50 border strip chevrons 10
width at back legs: 84.5 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned buffalo hide with hair on, tanned side painted with a border strip of black, red and yellow, upper portion of center painted with rectangles arranged in 4 horizontal rows bordered on ends with 2 long narrow rectangles-colors are black, yellow, red and blue-green; lower center has 2 small rectangles with chevrons in black, yellow and blue-green connected to outside border with narrow bands of small squares; narrow slits cut around edges and numerous small holes and tears in hide; lower back leg has dew claws attached.
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