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Blanket strip  (Clothing/Garments: Outerwear (flat))  "circa 1870"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1880

Materials:

Hide, porcupine quills, ermine skin/fur, wool cloth, feather/feathers, brass bell/bells, sinew, dye/dyes, paint

Techniques:

Dyed, quilled (lane stitched), sewn, painted

Dimensions:

186 x 24 x 7.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), North America, Northern Plains, Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan), Plains

State:

Alberta

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1930.

Source ID:

NMAI_188903

Catalog Number:

17/6406

Album Name:

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