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Culture/People:
Yanktonnai Nakota  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Fred Medicine Crow, Yanktonnai Nakota, ca. 1881-ca. 1970  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Letter opener
Media/Materials:
Red cedar, paint
Techniques:
Carved, painted
Dimensions:
19 x 4.7 x 2.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1963
Collection History:
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Tipi Shop (Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center, Rapid City, South Dakota) in 1964; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
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Catalog Number:
25/5735
Barcode:
255735.000
See related items:
Yanktonnai Nakota
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fcc5e1e4-16b1-4c13-9e63-6dc3ae49ba2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271601