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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183 Montana 236
Descriptions
halter black 554 seed 1420 Red 1061 White 769 pink 230 metal 3340 painted 276 rawhide 1018 blue 690 parfleche 19 cotton 256 green 634 gold 240 bit 7 reins 2 red white hearts 134 navy 10 turquoise 308 wool 622 Beads 2617
Names
bridle 34
Subjects
stepped geometric 2 geometric 807
Date:
1895
Dimensions:
bit length: 6.25 in, bit width: 5.75 in, browband length: 1.625 in, overall length: 33 in, overall width: 9 in, rein length: 66.25 in
Inscription:
Bridle Blackfeet ca. 1895 gift of Bill Magee old label.
Remarks:
Transportation: Land Transportation. Metal bit, rawhide halter made from a parfleche; blue and turquoise beading along edges with center portion painted red or beaded in geometric designs in pink, white, green, gold, black and red white hearts; cotton rope reins with navy and red wool wrapped on the ends; beaded piece below bit in stepped geoemtric design in gold, blue, red white hearts and green on white ground.
Accession Number:
NA.403.112

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