Due to scheduled maintenance, parts of MNHS.org will be inaccessible on Monday, November 24.
Minnesota Historical Society M-Flame Logo

Add Comment
add comment
Dakota quirt ornament
Description Beaded ornament from a Dakota quirt. The tapered leather strip is beaded on both sides and has three leather thongs wrapped in quills attached to one end.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 20 inches length
1 1/2 inches width at widest point
Nomenclature Ornament
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Dakota Indians--Horses
Dakota Indians--Beadwork
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Indian. Transportation. Land
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6507.17