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late 19th century

Leather and horse hair

Overall: 16 15/16 x 9/16 in. (43 x 1.5 cm)

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

181.2.26045

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Transportation: Land, Animal

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Private B. F. Tilley, St. Louis, Missouri, at Little Big Horn, Montanna, 1876; presented to Regiment Chaplain A. H. Nichols, Somerville, Massachusetts; to 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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