• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Saddle frame

  • Date created:

    circa 1870

  • Place:

    Fort Hall Reservation; Bannock County, Bingham County, Caribou County, Power County; Idaho; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, rawhide, deer antler, sinew, cotton cloth

  • Techniques:

    Carved, stitched, perforated, tied

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected before 1924 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955) during fieldwork sponsored by MAI.

  • Dimensions:

    51.00 x 33.00 x 14.50 cm

  • Catalog number:



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See it in the "Song for the Horse Nation" exhibit on the 3rd floor

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