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Grass Dance whistle in the form of a crane  (Music and Sound)  "1880-1920"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1920

Materials:

Wood, paint, vermilion/cinnabar, brass tacks/bosses

Techniques:

Carved, painted

Dimensions:

74 x 11 x 2.8 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Hunkpapa Lakota (Hunkpapa Sioux), Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux), Native Americans, North America, Plains

City:

Cannon Ball, Standing Rock Reservation

County:

Sioux County

State:

North Dakota

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected circa 1920 by Margaret R. Elliott (1887-1976) while working as a nurse in Cannon Ball, South Dakota; purchased by MAI from Miss Elliott in 1963.

Source ID:

NMAI_248154

Catalog Number:

23/2952

Album Name:

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