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Lariat/Rope  (Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1900

Materials:

Buffalo hide/skin

Techniques:

Braided

Dimensions:

47 x 18.5 cm

Cultures:

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

State:

Montana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of John Jay White (1860-1923, a New York City banker and collector of Indian objects); lent to MAI by Mr. White in 1921; transferred to a donation by his widow, Mrs. Grace Hoffman White, in 1925.

Source ID:

NMAI_111940

Catalog Number:

10/4323

Album Name:

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