Dakota beaded ornament

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Description A Dakota beadwork regalia ornament from either the Lower Brule or Crow Creek Agency, South Dakota, circa 1900. The ornament is composed of a leather circle at top with dark blue, light blue, white, and red beads sewn into a medicine wheel pattern, a swatch of blonde horsehair stitched to the center, with a small ring of red beads at the bottom edge from which hangs a sinew cord.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 inches length
4 inches width
1 inch depth
Nomenclature Ornament
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of the Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in (possibly) Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Used in (possibly) Fort Thompson, Buffalo County, South Dakota, United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Costume
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9492.21

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