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Dakota beaded bow case and quiver
Description Dakota hide bow case and quiver both have diamond pattern beadwork at the top and the bottom that uses white, pink, green and red beads. The bow case (A) is fringed in three places with leather thong and has a later tan linen strap. Collected by Col. John G. Clark, Fort Rice, Dakota Territory. See also: PUID# 69.54.20 C-L.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 48 inches length bow case
40 inches length quiver
Nomenclature Case (container)
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Clark, Colonel John Garvin
Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Fort Rice, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Fort Rice, Dakota Territory
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Dakota Indians.
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Indian. Armaments. Tools & Equipment. Edged
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1860 - Not later than 1865

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 69.54.20.A,B