Charm/Amulet (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Previous owner
White Quiver (Ksiks Unopachis), Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan), ca. 1850-1931
Chief Crow, Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Collector
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Object Name
Charm/Amulet (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Wood, ermine skin/fur, animal gut/intestines, cow tail
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Browning, Blackfeet Reservation; Glacier County; Montana; USA
Collection History
Formerly owned by White Quiver (Ksiks Unopachis, Pikuni Blackfeet, ca. 1850-1931); collected from Chief Crow (Pikuni Blackfeet) in 1923 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
12/515
Barcode
120515.000
See related items
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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