Shield model/miniature (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Previous owner
White Quiver (Ksiks Unopachis), Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan), ca. 1850-1931
Collector
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Object Name
Shield model/miniature (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Hide, wool cloth, feather/feathers, metal bead/beads, paint, sweetgrass
Techniques
Stitched, painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Browning, Blackfeet Reservation; Glacier County; Montana; USA
Collection History
Collected from White Quiver (Ksiks Unopachis, Pikuni Blackfeet, ca. 1850-1931) in 1923 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
11/8206
Barcode
118206.000
See related items
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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