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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Blackfeet 183
Descriptions
rawhide 1018 pigment 539
Names
cylinder case 9 Parfleche cylinder
Date:
ca. 1880
Dimensions:
L: 23 in, width: 8 in, Diameter: 5 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Painted parfleche cylinder with fringe. Rawhide ends decorated with open four leaf motif in black with green cross through center, yellow ground, green outline. Body of parfleche has triangle-diamond-triangle design in heavy black outline, green, yellow, red bars and triangles. Open green border outline. Reverse has open green border. Fringe knotted at holes. Hide strap strung through two holes on side.
Accession Number:
NA.106.962

Not currently on display


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