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Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)
USA; South Dakota
16/2492

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  • Culture/People:

    Sioux

  • Object name:

    Buffalo headdress

  • Date created:

    circa 1870

  • Place:

    Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Buffalo hide/skin, buffalo horn

  • Techniques:

    Stitched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in 1908.

  • Dimensions:

    84 x 34 x 55 cm

  • Catalog number:

    1/8278

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Lakota exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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