Ritual equipment (Image withheld)

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Culture/People
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Previous owner
Chief Coward, Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Collector
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Object Name
Ritual equipment (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Hide, animal bone, woodpecker feather/feathers
Techniques
Twisted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Browning, Blackfeet Reservation; Glacier County; Montana; USA
Collection History
Collected from Chief Coward (Pikuni Blackfeet) in 1923 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
12/549
Barcode
120549.000
See related items
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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