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Parfleche

Object Number:45-15-831
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Crow (Culture)
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Pigment
Wool
Length: 20.32 cm
Width: 24.13 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Parfleche: lashed up sides with buckskin thong over red flannel. Face painted: two bisected diamonds, red and blue central band of stacked triangles, points down.

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