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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plateau 318
Descriptions
rawhide 1018
Names
parfleche 90
Subjects
stripes 197 triangles 289
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
L: 26.125 in, width: 15.625 in, depth: 4 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements, Household. Rawhide, cow, double fold construction; top flaps are painted with 2 central triangles of green-red-yellow outlined in blue and connected by diagonal stripes of red-green-red, long triangles of red outlined in blue perpendicular to points of central triangles, triangles of red-yellow outlined in blue above and below diagonal striped section, triangles of blue-green-yellow outlined in blue at sides with a double border of green lines. three sets of paired holes with buffalo hide thong ties at center front; inside flaps are painted with a central triangle of red-yellow-rawhide-red-blue and two flanking "triangles" of blue-red-yellow-rawhide-green all on a green base line, four sets of paired holes with buffalo hide thong ties.
Accession Number:
NA.106.585

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