Saddle blanket

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Culture/People
Kickapoo [Oklahoma]
Previous owner
Mrs. Mzik-ta-no, Kickapoo [Oklahoma]
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Hope M. Fulbright, Non-Indian, 1876-1949
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Saddle blanket
Media/Materials
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, thread, wool yarn
Techniques
Sewn, ribbonwork appliqué
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Native Term
pu ka' tci gun
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Mrs. Mzik-ta-no (Oklahoma Kickapoo) in 1909 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and Hope M. Fulbright (1879-1949), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/4921
Barcode
024921.000
See related items
Kickapoo [Oklahoma]
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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