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Dance spear  (Personal items)  "circa 1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1890

Materials:

Wood, stone, fur, feather/feathers, sinew, cotton thread, paint

Techniques:

Carved, flaked/chipped, wrapped, painted

Dimensions:

164.7 x 7.5 x 7 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Apache, Chiricahua Apache, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; lent to MAI by the Academy of Natural Sciences (Philadelphia) in 1929; purchased by MAI the same year.

Source ID:

NMAI_178603

Catalog Number:

16/7057

Album Name:

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