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Buckskin, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of beads tacked by parallel lines of sewing about one centimeter apart. Design is blue, red, and black, and yellow on a white ground. A short leather fringe knotted with silver colored beads decorates one side.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native North American (Arapaho), 1880s

Object Place

United States


Overall: 20 x 12 x 7 cm (7 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.) Other (Ties): 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Buckskin and beadwork


Textiles and Fashion Arts