Saddle bag

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Culture/People
possibly Chiricahua Apache (attributed)
Collector
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930
Previous owner
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930
Donor
Charles F. Nesler, Non-Indian, 1864-1930
Object Name
Saddle bag
Media/Materials
Hide, wool cloth, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Cutout, sewn, appliquéd, fringed
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created
1880-1900
Collection History
Collected by Charles F. Nesler (1864-1930), probably between 1897 and 1904 when he worked as an inspector with the US Indian Service; donated to MAI by Charles Nesler in 1921.
Catalog Number
10/5455
Barcode
105455.000
See related items
Chiricahua Apache
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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