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Teton Dakota beaded hide ball
Description Round ball, possibly a 'puberty' ball, completely covered with beadwork. Leather thong attached. Collected at the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, S.D, circa 1900.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 inches circumference
Nomenclature Lacrosse ball
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made by Teton Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Made by Teton Indians
Used by Teton Indians
Collected in Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Teton Indians--Sports
Teton Indians--Beadwork
Indian. Recreation. Games. Traditional
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Restrictions Through curatorial review and/or additional consultation with American Indian elders, spiritual leaders, tribal officers or lineal descendants, this item has been determined to be culturally sensitive. As advised by the Minnesota Historical Society Indian Advisory Committee on April 20, 2012, the Minnesota Historical Society will not display images of culturally sensitive items on the public database.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9859.24