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animal bone arm band
  • Sioux peoples
  • animal bone arm band, late 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • bone, pigment, string
  • Object Diameter: 14 cm
    Object Diameter: 5 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1525
Description

Animal bones, probably finger or toe bones, are painted green and red and strung into a band for the upper arm.