Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Pine Ridge Agency; Pine Ridge, Pine Ridge Reservation; Shannon County; South Dakota; USA
Hide, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth
Said to have been used by the chief of the Teton Sioux to lead a parade at Pine Ridge Agency, July 4th, 1904; collected by J.W. Good (possibly James W. Good, 1866-1928, Iowa congressman); at that time and acquired by George Heye the same year.
102 x 77.50 cm
This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.
See it in the "Song for the Horse Nation" exhibit on the 3rd floor
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