Dakota leather armbands

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Description A pair of Dakota leather bands decorated with quill that has been dyed red, purple and orange, circa 1900. Four quill wrapped leather thongs dangle from each armband, each terminates in a metal cone that has dyed horsehair projecting from the larger end. The armbands are from the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 14 inches circumference
Nomenclature Armband
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Dakota Indians--Costume and adornment
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bands and Belts
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9859.27.A,B

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