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Dakota beaded leather buckle belt

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Description A Dakota belt with a geometric pattern beadwork band that uses white, yellow, red, blue and gold beads to form triangles and inverted triangles with a white bead border, circa 1900. The belt has a small metal buckle on one end and a 6.75 inch leather strap on the other with two grommets. The belt is from the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 24 inches length
1 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Belt (costume accessory)
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
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bands and Belts
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9859.22
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