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Plains Indian Museum

Descriptions
metal 3340 tail 25 feathers 641 eagle 171 lizard rawhide 1018 dried 6
Names
shield 32
Subjects
figures 20 painted 113 circles 32 moons 2 buffalo 153
Dimensions:
Diameter: 15.5 in
Remarks:
Utensils and implements - Fighting. Shield (prop or replica) - metal disc; rawhide on both sides; front painted with buffalo, stick figures, circles, and moons in black on red ground; back painted red; eagle feathers around edge; dried lizard tail attached to side.
Accession Number:
NA.108.98

Not currently on display

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Painted Plains Shields
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