Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sinew ring
  • United States
  • sinew ring, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • tendon
  • Object Diameter: 19.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 7 5/8 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0471
Label Text

This is a tendon that has been split longitudinally and formed into a circle.

This may have been used in processing hides.