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Shield

Object Number:45-15-1134A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Crow (Culture)
Provenience: Montana (uncertain)
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Date Made: 1860-1879
Early Date: 1860
Late Date: 1879
Section:American
Materials:Buffalo Rawhide
Length: 46 cm
Width: 44.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Buffalo rawhide, with buckskin cover. Silver disc at top, and bunch of raven feathers at bottom. Painted red disc with green ring. Band of buckskin hung across, with a tin disc attached.

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