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Parfleche trunk

Parfleche trunk
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Culture/People
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Collector
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938
Previous owner
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938
Donor
Dr. George Bird Grinnell, Non-Indian, 1849-1938
Date created
1800-1899
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Parfleche trunk
Media/Materials
Rawhide, paint
Techniques
Painted
Dimensions
34 x 32 x 26 cm
Catalog Number
11/3180
Barcode
113180.000
Collection History
Collected by anthropologist, naturalist, and author George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938) at an unknown date; donated to MAI by George Bird Grinnell in 1922.
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Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
See related items
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Containers and Vessels
Place
Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)