• Culture/People:

    Dakota (Eastern Sioux)

  • Object name:


  • Date created:

    circa 1870

  • Place:

    Crow Creek, Crow Creek Sioux Reservation; Buffalo County; South Dakota; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, brass tacks/bosses

  • Techniques:

    Carved, studded

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by William C. Orchard (ca. 1861-ca. 1945), an employee of the University Museum at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia and later at MAI; acquired by George Heye in 1910.

  • Dimensions:

    40.5 x 35.5 x 13 cm

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