• Culture/People:

    Apatohsipipiikani (Northern Piegan) [Piikani Reserve, Brocket, Alberta]

  • Object name:

    Horse charm

  • Date created:

    circa 1870

  • Place:

    Piikani Reserve (Peigan Reserve); Alberta; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, cotton thread, cotton twine/string, pigment/pigments

  • Techniques:

    Overlay beadwork, strung, painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected in 1926 by Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.

  • Dimensions:

    11.00 x 12.75 x 47.50 cm

  • Catalog number:

    14/9536

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the "Song for the Horse Nation" exhibit on the 3rd floor

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