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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
tanned bison hide 29
Names
parfleche 90
Date:
1860
Dimensions:
width: 17.75 in, L: 26.5 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:
Paired with NA.106.958. Envelope of tanned bison hide, soft side out, with two flaps that taper in at top. Three (3) sets of holes on top of each flap. Two holes on sides of flaps with hide strip looped through for carrying. Three more holes through bottom layer also. Extra piece added to one flap at top for utilization. Sewn with thick hide thread. Holes on both edges on the inside flaps. Plain on verso.
Accession Number:
NA.106.959

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