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Charm for a shield  (Personal items)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1885-1895

Materials:

Human hair, hide, feather/feathers, glass bead/beads, pigment/pigments, cordage, sinew, cotton thread

Techniques:

Wrapped, sewn, painted

Dimensions:

56 x 8 x 2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kiowa, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Mark Raymond Harrington in 1909 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_23520

Catalog Number:

2/2499

Album Name:

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