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Dakota quillwork fragment
Description Sample of hide ornamented with quillwork depicting two horses and three figures. The quills have been dyed red, black and light blue. The work is reportedly that of Dakota people from Minnesota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 1/4 inches length
3 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Quillwork
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Dakota Indians--Embroidery.
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Decoration & Weaving
Dates Creation: Approximately 1862
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1978.56.40