- Museum number
Belt made of cloth, beads (glass), cord, quills (porcupine), tin, hair ( buffalo or horse).
Height: 8 centimetres
Width: 130 centimetres
Depth: 0.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Tag on belt reads: "A.W.F. 25 OCT. 1893 (PICKERING)"
Additional label reads: "Buffalo hair belt, ornamented with trade beads. Plains Indians. +6989 Christy Collection"
Materials: Though the hair used in weaving this belt was originally identified in the database as "horse hair", the date of the belt in conjunction with the label with the belt indicates that it is very likely buffalo hair.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1893C2.6989 (old CDMS no.)