Bone Knife

Daniel Red Buffalo, American / Lakota, 1882 - 1966, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota, Plains

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about 1956

Bison bone

Overall: 9 7/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (24 x 7 x 4.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

56.36.13672

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Tools and Equipment: Food Processing

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

Montshire: Educational Program, Montshire Museum of Science, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 4-December 5, 1988.

Provenance

Made by Daniel Red Buffalo (1882/1885-unknown); Sioux Indian Exhibit and Craft Center, Hally Park, Rapid City, South Dakota; sold to present collection, July 31, 1956.

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