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Sioux Artist

Umbilical Cord Holder, n.d.
Beads and feathers on leather
5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 in. (13.02 x 9.53 x 2.54 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Leatherworking and beadworking
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. Jonathan Tibbet
Accession Number: P5250
Stuffed buckskin figure with predominantly yellow, green, and red beadwork on one side, and white and blue crosses on other. Metal clamps on legs and tail. Animal form beaded on both sides. Due consideration should be given to its religious significance.

glass beads and leather

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  • Overall Dimensions: 5 1/8 x 3 3/4 x 1 in. (13.02 x 9.53 x 2.54 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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