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Object Number:38251A
Current Location: Native American Voices
Currently On Display
Culture:Mandan
Provenience: North Dakota
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Date Made: early 19th century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1830
Section:American
Materials:Deerskin
Porcupine Quill
Human Hair
Horsehair
Bead
Sinew
Pigment
Height: 102
Width: 154.94
Credit Line:Purchased from Thomas B. Donaldson; subscription of John Wanamaker, 1901

Description

Buckskin with bands of quill work across shoulders and down sleeves, with long cut leather fringe, among which are scalp locks at sleeve.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - 01 Jan 2021) View Objects in Exhibition

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