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Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Saddle
Place:
Kiowa And Comanche Reservation, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1892-May-17
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
Wooden frame covered with rawhide, high pommel and cantle painted red and ornamented with fringe and brass tacks. Fork on front of pommel. Seat of commercial leather, girthing of harness leather. 14.75" (38 cm). (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.)
Record Last Modified:
11 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
025718
USNM Number:
E152826-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342258