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Plains Indian Museum

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Hidatsa 19
Descriptions
porcupine 379 yellow 526 deer 681 pink 230 dew claws 97 purple 167 thongs 19 colors 11 wrapped with quills three 12 green 634 blue 690 medallion 11 Red 1061 natural 4 quills 403 leather 2024 round 182
Names
rosette 65
Subjects
thunderbird design 3
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5.5 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Round leather medallion decorated with porcupine quills, thunderbird design in yellow, red, pink, purple, blue and natural. Three leather thongs hang from the center periodically wrapped with green or purple porcupine quills. Two also have deer dew claws while the dew claw is missing off of the third thong.
Accession Number:
NA.201.9

Not currently on display


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