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Parfleche case

Parfleche case
Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Previous owner
Little Chief, Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)
Collector
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Date created
1800-1899
Object Type
Containers and Vessels
Object Name
Parfleche case
Media/Materials
Rawhide, paint
Techniques
Painted
Dimensions
62 x 38 x 5.5 cm
Catalog Number
12/3096
Barcode
123096.000
Collection History
Collected from Little Chief (Tsitsistas/Suhtai) in 1923 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
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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)