Saddle blanket

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Titles Saddle blanket
Description Black velvet saddle blanket decorated with beadwork. Owned by Frank Herman Kratka of Thief River Falls, Minnesota and dated circa 1890. Possibly Ojibwe or Cree.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 33 inches width
31 inches length
Nomenclature saddle blanket
Materials velvet (fabric weave)
cotton (textile)
bead (pierced object)
glass (material)
Creation Made by (possibly): Ojibwe Indians
Made by (possibly): Cree Indians
Subjects Owned/used by: Kratka, Frank Herman
Used in: Thief River Falls, Pennington County, Minnesota, United States
Horsemanship.
Indian. Transportation. Land
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1991.422.1 (Accession Number)

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