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  • Sioux peoples
  • hide scraper, 1840–1890
  • Where object was made: Standing Rock Reservation, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • metal, buckskin
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 28.5 x 5 x 5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 11 1/4 x 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 in
  • Gift of Floyd and Marguerite Schultz in memory of Frederick Schultz
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5829
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Description

Cylindrical piece of metal, flattened at one end with small teeth. Cylindrical portion is wrapped in buckskin. Two stips of buckskin at non flattened end knotted together.