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Cradle Cover


Artist Unknown (Dakota)


c. 1880

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Cradle Cover, Artist Unknown (Dakota)
Cradle Cover: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Quillwork | Animal hide, quills, beads, ribbon, sequins, cloth
Size: 9 3/8 x 24 3/4 x 8 3/4 in. (23.81 x 62.87 x 22.23 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Dakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: open on top and one end; blue, black and green beaded strip on top; flowers, butterflies, birds, stars and cattle heads in quills on sides; green, purple and orange ribbons
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Driscoll Art Accessions Endowment Fund
Accession Number: 2003.162.2
Added to Site: March 1, 2009