This beautiful pattern is named after Jean Baptiste Charbonneau. Jean Baptiste was the son of Shoshone guide Sacagawea and French Canadian trapper Toussaint Charbonneau. As the youngest member of the Lewis and Clark Expeditionand quite possibly the most importanthe unwittingly protected it from attacks. Because women and infants were never included in war parties, Native Americans assumed the expedition was on a peaceful mission and let it pass without harm. After spending his childhood in St. Louis under the care of expedition leader Captain William Clark, Jean Baptiste lived in Europe until the lure of the American West called him home. A master of four languages, he spent nearly four decades roaming the far West as an interpreter, guide, magistrate, mountain man and gold prospector. The design's traditional Native American-inspired graphics honor Charbonneau's Shoshone heritage. Woven in our American mills. Fits standard 20" x 26" pillow
82% pure virgin wool/18% cotton
Made in the USA
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