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Teton Dakota bone hairpipe and leather breastplate
Description Breastplate, possibly Teton Dakota, consisting of two columns of tubular bone hairpipe beads with leather spacers and fringe and a fabric tie at either side.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 inches height
12 inches width
1/4 inch depth
Nomenclature Breastplate (body armor)
Creation Made by (possibly) Teton Dakota
Subjects Made by (possibly) Teton Dakota
Dakota Indians
Indian. Armaments. Accessories
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Content: Exactly 1956
Date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2655.59