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Saddle frame

Culture/People
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Artist/Maker
Frog, Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Previous owner
Mrs. White Bull, Northern 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
circa 1835
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Object Name
Saddle frame
Media/Materials
Hide, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Stitched
Catalog Number
11/3213
Barcode
113213.000
Collection History
Collected in 1895 from Mrs. White Bull (Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai, a daughter of the artist) 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
Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Montana; USA (inferred)