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MODEL TIPI COVER

Cheyenne,

Central Plains

ca. 1860

hide, paint, sinew
width: 57”
height: 31 ½”

Inventory # P4163

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This model tipi is highly unusual, being composed of smaller sections of hide stitched together in the manner of a full-size tipi cover.

REFERENCES

Maurer, 1992, pages 139 and 149

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