Rifle cover fragment
Quiver (ornament for a quiver?)
Native American, Crow
Object Place: Montana?, United States
Overall: 23 x 15.5 x 1.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 1/8 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Buckskin and beadwork
Bernard and Barbara Stern Shapiro Gallery (Gallery 231)
Buckskin, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of yellow, red, blue, and white beads. Joined by red wool and bordered with a band of red wool edged with white beads.
About 1884/1885, acquired in Wyoming by Rev. Herbert Elijah Probert (b. 1856 - d. 1913), Damariscotta, ME; 1887, gift of Herbert Probert to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 20, 1887)
NOTE: Rev. Probert served as the first Minister of Religion in the Wyoming Territory.
Gift of Reverend Herbert Probert