Sash/belt

Image 1 for Sash/belt
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Sash/belt
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Sash/belt
Culture/People
Choctaw
Artist/Maker
Gloria York, Mississippi Choctaw
Previous owner
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982
Donor
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013
Object Name
Sash/belt
Media/Materials
Felt, felt, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Sewn, edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Dimensions
105 x 8.5 cm
Object Type
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Place
Mississippi, Louisiana; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Acquired from the artist by Helen Pep Grodka (1898-1982, an artist and Native American art enthusiast) at an unknown date; donated to MAI in 1982 by Helen Pep Grodka's daughter and son-in-law, Sonia Grodka Blumenthal and Harry W. Blumenthal (1924-2013).
Catalog Number
25/1616
Barcode
251616.000
See related items
Choctaw
Games, Toys, Gambling: Ball game items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement