• Culture/People:

    Nimi'ipuu (Nez Perce)

  • Object name:

    Quiver and bowcase

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Idaho; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, otter skin/fur, wool cloth, muslin, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon, wool twill tape

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in 1907.

  • Dimensions:

    157 x 41 x 15 cm

  • Catalog number:



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