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Parfleche

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Artist Unknown (Hunkpapa Lakota)

Date

c. 1910

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Parfleche, Artist Unknown (Hunkpapa Lakota)
Parfleche: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Leatherwork | Animal hide, pigment
Size: 15 1/8 x 7 x 2 in. (38.42 x 17.78 x 5.08 cm) (without ties)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region, North Dakota, Standing Rock Indian Reservation, Cannon Ball
Culture: Hunkpapa Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region, North Dakota
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signature, inscriptionon back, in pencil: [CHIEF/ EAGLE STAFF/ CANNON BALL/ ND]
Physical Description: wedge shape; flat back, curved front panel; flap closure; open sides with ties; red and blue border; central leaf and berry motif in blue and red
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 2004.106.2
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009