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Ida (?) Claymore



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G261
Suitcase, Ida (?) Claymore
Suitcase: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Beadwork | Beads, hide, metal, oilcloth, thread
Size: 12 1/2 x 17 11/16 x 10 1/4 in. (31.75 x 44.93 x 26.04 cm) (closed)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Probably Minneconjou Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th-20th century
Inscriptions: Signature on side with Native Americans, URC, in blue beads: [Ida(?) Claymore]
Physical Description: doctor bag-style with metal closure and metal handle; beaded overall with blue ground; geometric shapes on sides (crosses and triangles); one side has scene of two cowboys (one on white and black horse and one on rust-colored, white and yellow horse) ropi
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Robert J. Ulrich Works of Art Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2010.19
Artist: Ida (?) Claymore
Role: Bead Worker
Nationality: , Minneconjou Lakota (probably)
Added to Site: June 17, 2010