Parfleche Box, Bag


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Parfleche Box, Bag   (1996.24.0157)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Gear
  4. :
  5. Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Artist/Maker Mrs. Red Bear, Pine Ridge Reservation
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1890 - 1899 CE
Culture Native American: Great Plains: Sioux: Lakota (Teton Sioux, Western Sioux), Tsitsistas Suhtai (Cheyenne)

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 43.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 32.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 16.5 cm
Weight 799 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Pigment
Manufacturing Processes Painting, Cutting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

See Figure 11 of the 2nd edition of The Indian Tipi, Its History, Construction and Uses by R. & G. Laubin. J. White, 11/14/2002.

Bibliography N/A

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Reginald and Gladys Laubin Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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