Hair Lasso

Nimi'puu (Nez Perce), Plateau


about 1879

Bison hair

Overall: 255 7/8 in. (650 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. William M. Leeds



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Animal Husbandry


Native American

Native American: Plateau

Not on view


Probably acquired by William M. Leeds (1829-1886) during his time working for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, about 1876-1879; to his wife, Catharine G. Lockwood Leeds (1825-1913), New York; given to present collection, about 1879-1888; catalogued, 1913.

Old Number

Red No. 13.204

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