Chest ornament/pectoral with mirror frame

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Culture/People
Apatohsipipiikani (Northern Piegan) [Piikani Reserve, Brocket, Alberta]
Collector
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960
Object Name
Chest ornament/pectoral with mirror frame
Media/Materials
Coyote fur/skin, hide, wood, glass bead/beads, brass beads, brass tacks/bosses, paint, sinew, porcupine quills
Techniques
Sewn, overlay beadwork, quill-wrapped (flat), fringed, carved, studded, painted
Dimensions
59 x 22 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Piikani Reserve (Peigan Reserve); Alberta; Canada
Date created
circa 1860
Collection History
Collected in 1926 by Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.
Catalog Number
14/9556
Barcode
149556.000
See related items
Apatohsipipiikani (Northern Piegan) [Piikani Reserve, Brocket, Alberta]
Adornment/Jewelry
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Plains & Plateau
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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