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Plains Indian Museum

Northern Plains 1866 Cheyenne 264 Tsistsistas 32
metal cones 39 glass beads 689 dyed horse hair 63 tanned hide 570 sinew 620 cotton thread 354
storage bag 111
ca. 1880
L: 18 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
Tanned hide in deep enveloped shape with attached flap. Beaded sides and flap in bars and stripes with squares design in seed beads, lazy stitch in translucent dark green, white, white heart red, light blue, light yellow, and dark blue. Plain recto and verso. 38 metal cones 21 with orange dyed horse hair, all attached inside the beads strips. 4 leather ties at top for flap. Leather strip attached at top and bottom on LF bead strip
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