Shield

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Culture/People
Onondaga
Artist/Maker
Peter B. Jones (Peter Bauman Jones), Onondaga/Seneca, b. 1947
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB Source
Peter B. Jones (Peter Bauman Jones), Onondaga/Seneca, b. 1947
Title
Shield
Object Name
Sculpture
Media/Materials
Pottery, commercially tanned leather, feather/feathers
Techniques
Modeled, incised, tied
Dimensions
72.5 x 35.0 x 8.0 cm
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Versailles; Cattaraugus County; New York; USA
Date created
1985
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the artist in 1985; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/1350
Barcode
261350.000
See related items
Onondaga
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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