Horse-gear part/fragment

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Culture/People
Sahnish (Arikara)
Collector
Abram J. Gifford (A. J. Gifford), Non-Indian, 1849-1923
Previous owner
Abram J. Gifford (A. J. Gifford), Non-Indian, 1849-1923
Paul G. Lips (Paul Gifford Lips/Paul J. Lips), Non-Indian, 1916-1987
Donor
Paul G. Lips (Paul Gifford Lips/Paul J. Lips), Non-Indian, 1916-1987
Object Name
Horse-gear part/fragment
Media/Materials
Hide, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Quilled (lane stitched), quill-wrapped (flat)
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Fort Berthold, Fort Berthold Reservation; McLean County; North Dakota; USA
Collection History
Collected by Abram J. Gifford (1849-1923, an Indian agent at Fort Berthold, North Dakota, from about 1884 to 1890); inherited by his grandson Paul G. Lips (1916-1987); donated to MAI by Paul G. Lips in 1973.
Catalog Number
24/8386
Barcode
248386.000
See related items
Sahnish (Arikara)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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