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Sioux Artist

Cradle, n.d.
Beads on leather
23 x 12 1/4 x 9 in. (58.42 x 31.12 x 22.86 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Leatherworking and beadworking
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edward H. Angle
Accession Number: P2091
Soft buckskin cradle with completely beaded sides and a tie closing. Multi-colored hourglass and rectangle designs form a repeating pattern on the white beaded background.

glass beads and leather

Overall beading, as in this example, characterizes Sioux beadwork of the Reservation era.
-from the Native American Art from the Permanent Collection catalog, 1979

Kay Koeninger and Joanne M. Mack, "Native American Art from the Permanent Collection" (Claremont: Galleries of the Claremont Colleges, 1979), 46, fig. 129.

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  • Overall Dimensions: 23 x 12 1/4 x 9 in. (58.42 x 31.12 x 22.86 cm) Measured by Haave, Lilly

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