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Buckskin ornamented with beaded design of mounted warriors with long feather head-dresses, and geometric forms, worked with strings of beads tacked by parallel lines of sewing about one centimeter apart. Design is red, blue, green, and yellow on a white ground. Lined with black cotton.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native North American (Sioux), about 1900

Object Place

United States


Overall (overall for mount): 55 x 52 x 1.5 cm (21 5/8 x 20 1/2 x 9/16 in.) Other (Inner back dimension): 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Buckskin, beadwork, cotton


Textiles and Fashion Arts