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Standing Rock Dakota or Lakota parfleche container
Description Parfleche container typical of the Central Plains or "Sioux" style. This form is identified as an elliptical case. Motifs are painted in brilliant, saturated colors of red, green, yellow and blue outlined in black. Quill pen and ink inscriptions on the parfleche suggest it was made for James Bernier and perhaps presented to him at Standing Rock Reservation on July 4, 1906.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 31 inches length
16 inches width
6 inches height
Nomenclature Parfleche
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Bernier, James
Made by Dakota Indians
Standing Rock Reservation, Sioux County, North Dakota, United States
Indian. Containers & Holders. Storing
Dates Creation: Not later than 1906

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 7174.3