Child's Dress, c. 1930
Beads on leather
33 1/4 x 26 in. (84.46 x 66.04 cm)
leather, mescal beans and glass beads
Can be dated by lack of painting- See R. Conn Report (1978)
Mescal beans are traditional ornaments for clothing of the Southern Plains groups. THe abstract floral beadwork and ribbon decoration reflect design influences of relocated Midwestern peoples.
-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), 76, fig. 259.
This object has the following keywords:
- Overall Dimensions: 33 1/4 x 26 in. (84.46 x 66.04 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen
This object has the following bibliographic references:
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection.
Native American Art from the Permanent Collection
Galleries of the Claremont Colleges.
Claremont, CA, 1979
Page Number: 76, Figure Number: 259
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