Bowguard with silver plaque with precision repousse and stamp work, mounted on a commercial leather strap.
Mr. Pierce Butler, Hingham, Massachusetts; purchased by the donors on October 27, 1973, at the estate auction of Mr. Butler, held at the Auction Barn Galleries of W. Torrey Little, Inc., in Marshfield Hills, Massachusetts; 2008, gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka and their sons David J. and Robert C. Malenka . (Accession Date: January 21, 2009)
Gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka and their sons, David J. and Robert C. Malenka
Native American (Dine [Navajo]), about 1890–1910
- Possibly by Beshthlagai-ithline-athlsosigi (Slender Maker of Silver), died 1916