Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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drinking horn
  • unknown Sioux maker
  • drinking horn, late 1800s–1979
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • horn, buckskin
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 13 x 6 x 4 cm length without strip
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 5 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 9/16 in length without strip
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4966

The short piece of hollow horn is light colored and tapers to a dark colored tip. There is a strip of buckskin tied through a hole near the edge.