Lakota tipi model

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Titles Lakota tipi model
Description A Lakota miniature model of a tipi from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota, circa the late 19th century. The tipi is composed of an interior structure of wooden rods over which a hide covering with painted designs has been placed. The tipi has a small flap door at front and an opening at the top.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 15 inches height
10 inches diameter
Nomenclature model (representation)
Materials wood
rawhide
Creation Made by: Lakota Indians
Subjects Used at: United States, Office of Indian Affairs, Pine Ridge Agency
Collected in: Pine Ridge, Shannon County, South Dakota, United States
Oglala Indians--Dwellings--Models
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Unclassified
Indian. Models and Miniatures
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1889
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8616.1 (Accession Number)

User Comments

  • Laura Youngbird on April 4, 2018 10:13:41 AM
    loan request from Plains Art Museum

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