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Cradle Cover


Artist Unknown (Lakota (Sioux))


c. 1885

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Cradle Cover, Artist Unknown (Lakota (Sioux))
Cradle Cover: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Costume Accessory (Do Not Use) | Leather, glass beads, canvas, tin bells
Size: 34 x 26 1/4 in. (86.36 x 66.68 cm) (excl. fringe)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Lakota (Sioux), North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: baby carrier cover; all over lazy stitch beading on leather; canvas lining; tin bells; leather fringe; geometric patterns on white ground
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Dorothy Record Bauman
Accession Number: 74.63.5
Added to Site: February 28, 2009