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Title

Dance Blanket

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Artist Unknown (Anishinabe/Dakota)

Date

c. 1840-1850

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G260
Dance Blanket, Artist Unknown (Anishinabe/Dakota)
Dance Blanket: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Wool, silk, beads
Size: 53 x 62 x 7/8 in. (134.62 x 157.48 x 2.22 cm) (without backing)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Lakes/Woodlands region, Minnesota
Culture: Anishinabe/Dakota, North America, United States, Great Lakes/Woodlands region, Minnesota
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: blue; central beaded round medallion with leaf designs and organic shapes; large beaded floral designs in lower corners; silk appliqué in predominantly pink, green and yellow on bottom hem and part of sides in floral and geometric designs; six appliquéd s
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Robert J. Ulrich Works of Art Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2007.1
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009