Napi Gives People Life

Date created
1997
Culture/People
Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation, Browning, Montana]
Artist/Maker
Darrell L. Norman (Ee-Nees-Too-Wah-See [Growing Like a Buffalo]), Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation, Browning, Montana], b. 1943
Previous owner
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007
Donor
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of R.E. Mansfield (1937-2007), donated to NMAI by R.E. Mansfield in 2004.
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Place
Browning, Blackfeet Reservation; Glacier County; Montana; USA (inferred)
See related items
Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation, Browning, Montana]
Music and Sound
On View
NMAI, Washington DC: Outside Rasmuson Theater, Music and Dance
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
26/4321
Barcode
264321.000
Object Type
Music and Sound
Title
Napi Gives People Life
Object Name
Hand drum and drumstick
Media/Materials
Rawhide, wood, glass bead/beads, feather/feathers, wool cloth, cotton cloth, brass bell/bells, paint
Techniques
Stretched, carved, painted, strung, wrapped
Dimensions
72 x 62 x 8 cm
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws649353d6e-0a83-40ec-8164-47bc6be766f8
Record ID
NMAI_280522