University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 45-15-838
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Blackfeet
Provenience: Montana
Culture Area: Great Plains
Date Made: c. 1890
Early Date: 1865
Late Date: 1915
Section:American
Materials:Parfleche
Pigment
Buckskin
Technique:Painted
Length: 64cm
Width: 18cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

"Medicine Quiver." Of rawhide, circular section, tapering. Painted red, blue, yellow and green. Triangles of various proportions. Disc lid with "star" cross. Long buckskin fringes.


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