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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Kiowa 37 Southern Plains 72
Descriptions
rawhide 1018 pigment 539 feathers 641
Names
shield 32
Subjects
fighting 11 Northern Plains 4 Lakota
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
Diameter: 18 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:
Utensils and implements - Fighting. Painted shield, good to excellent overall. Color is ver bright with some dark marks approximately four inches in diameter near center, and three inches in daimeter near upper right. leather is supple, feathers, hair, horn bite are intact.
Accession Number:
NA.108.130

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