Breast Plate

Oglala Lakota
Lakota (Teton Sioux)


about 1868

Bone, leather, brass, and glass beads

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III



Place Made: Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, United States, North America


19th century

Object Name

Personal Adornment

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view


Purported to have belonged to Chief Crazy Horse; collected by Glover Street Hastings III, West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1920's-1930's; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father's will], 1981.

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