• Created Date
  • 1904-Mar-18
  • Description
  • 1. Cow shield model (Tsenbo). Green spots on white ground, blue, red and yellow lines across center, above them figure of bull with blue forequarter and dots around midsection, bunch of feathers at right. Outside. Records: Period: before 1838-1891. This shield was carried by the noted raider, Tsentainte (White Horse), who died in 1892. The original was purchased from him in 1891 and is now in the National Museum of Natural History (165233). (C... more
    1. Cow shield model (Tsenbo). Green spots on white ground, blue, red and yellow lines across center, above them figure of bull with blue forequarter and dots around midsection, bunch of feathers at right. Outside. Records: Period: before 1838-1891. This shield was carried by the noted raider, Tsentainte (White Horse), who died in 1892. The original was purchased from him in 1891 and is now in the National Museum of Natural History (165233). (C,T). Associated names: Honimati; Tsentainte. (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.). 11 Dec 2014. less