Collection: Warnock

Item Number: WC8606016

Category: Bows-Quivers

Region: Plains

Tribe: Métis - Red River

Period: 1825-1850

Materials: Rawhide; native tanned buffalo hide; bird quills; porcupine quills; maidenhair fern; blue glass pony beads; horsehair; sinew sewn.

Description: Bow case is decorated with a quill decorated strip composed of four panels and three rosettes. Quiver is decorated with bird quills forming geometric designs along with two porcupine quill rosettes.

Dimensions: Length 46.75 inches 118.8 cm.


Angus Macalister, Glenbarr, Scotland
Alexander Gallery
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.


Christie's Auction Catalogue, Christie's, New York, London sale, Lot 22, June 23, 1986

Notes (click on note to open):

Drs. Ted J. Brasser 2005

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