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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Crow 493 Northern Plains 1866 Apsáalooke 51
Descriptions
snow goose feather sinew 620 glass beads 689 bison rawhide 12 porcupine quills 146 wool cloth 199 pigment 539 tanned hide 570 golden eagle feathers 54 bison tail 3
Names
shield cover 11
Date:
ca. 1850
Dimensions:
H: 20.75 in, width: 21 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:
Bison rawhide shield cover painted with tanned hide cover embellished with painted bison, eagle feathers, bison tail, and snow geese feathers. Shield and cover by same artist in Peabody Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
Accession Number:
NA.108.152.1

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