Saddle frame

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Culture/People
probably Non-Indian (attributed); used at Taos Pueblo
Previous owner
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Donor
Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Carter/Ernest Sigmund Schickler), Non-Indian, 1922-2009
Eloise L. Carter (Eloise [Ellie] Leona Carter/Mrs. Ernest S. Carter), Non-Indian
Object Name
Saddle frame
Media/Materials
Wood, hide
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Taos Pueblo, Taos Reservation; Taos County; New Mexico; USA
Collection History
Said to have been brought to Taos by traders from the south; acquired from an unnamed Taos Pueblo individual by Ernest S. Carter (Ernest Sigmund Schickler, 1922-2009) and Eloise L. Carter (photographers of Native American petroglyphs and pictographs, and MAI research associates between 1964-1976); donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Ernest S. Carter in 1967.
Catalog Number
23/9410
Barcode
239410.000
See related items
Non-Indian
Taos Pueblo
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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