A rare classic Nez Perce parfleche on buffalo hide, with classic hour glass designs. Painted on inside as well.
26" long, 13" wide
Blackfeet Bonnet Case #8609
A great Blackfeet bonnet case. Long fringe, original paint.
23" long, 6 1/4 wide
Crow Medicine Parfleche Case #8647
An extremely rare Crow Medicine Bag and contents. Buffalo hide.
9 1/2" long , 9" wide
Sioux Parfleche Box # 9996
A hard parfleche Sioux box with geometric designs. Painted with a yellow field, boxed diamond elements painted in blue with a red surrounf and bordered in green paint.
Collected in Thermopolis, WY. Over 30 years ago
Size: 15" x 9" x 10"
Blackfoot Iniskim Parfleche #9743
A Blackfoot Buffalo hide iniskim parfleche envelope with deep patina and painted decoration. Pigment painted in red, green and deep blue. Red trade cloth wool strips along the sides. Interior painted with red ochre and containing three medicine bundles. Leather suspension to back. Formerly from Adolph Spohr Collection.
7" tall, 9" wide
Blackfeet Parfleche # 10001
A painted parfleche with Running Diamonds down the middle of the surface. Flanked with block elements and diamonds on the two sides. Red, green , yellow and blue pigments used. Tipis are painted along the interior flaps.
Size: 14" x 26" x 2"
Blackfeet Parfleche #9999
Blackfeet Parfleche showing good age and use. Back shows good wear from use as well. Appears to be buffalo hide. Tipi designs are painted along the inside flaps.
Size: 24" x 13"
A larger parfleche envelope painted with a yellow field and typical hourglass forms painted in red. Blue and green pigments also used I design. One small patched hole.
Size: 13" x 28" x 2"
Blackfeet Parfleche Case #9393
An early parfleche on buffalo hide with classic Blackfeet designs. Mineral painted.
24" long, 14 1/2" wide
Umatilla Parfleche, c. 1890's #SF2809
Umatilla Parfleche Envelope, rawhide, geometric design, natural and commercial pigments.
Size: 26" x 14"
Nez Perce Parfleche #SF2810
Nez Perce Parfleche Envelope with rawhide construction and bold geometric designs, vibrant commercial pigments.
Size: 23" x 12"
Blackfoot Buffalo Hide Parfleche #SF2832
Blackfoot envelope of heavy Buffalo hide, diamond design in red, yellow and blue, 3 pairs of holes, 2 hanging straps on one side. Native repairs on lower flap.. Heavy use.