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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Previous owner:
Fred R. Meyer, Non-Indian, 1874-1939  Search this
Possible collector:
Fred R. Meyer, Non-Indian, 1874-1939  Search this
Seller:
Hattie M. Meyer (Henrietta Marie Frank/Mrs. Fred R. Meyer), Non-Indian, 1886-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Breastplate
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, bone hairpipe/hairpipes, hair, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Wyoming; USA
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Fred R. Meyer (1874-1939, an amateur photographer who traveled widely in the West) and possibly collected by him; purchased by MAI from his widow Hattie M. Meyer (1886-1971) in 1939.
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Catalog Number:
2/5995
Barcode:
025995.000
See related items:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d514beb0-7165-4b94-a9cf-97dbf6a12f73
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_27716