Pin, Lapel

1966.1.305

Category
Creation Date
1931 – 1955

Dimensions

1.905 cm. W x 5.715 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
"In the shape of a cradle board with a miniature baby in it, this lapel pin is made of tan buckskin and measures 2 1/4 inches long. It was made by the Sioux Indians." 2007 - there is no pin attached to this artifact. There is only the loop at the top. It has very delicate features on the baby inside. There are also 2 flowers and one dot in beads on each side. The baby inside has a red blanket and is held in place with green thread.

Related People and Organizations
Helbing, Cleora

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