Pad saddle

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Culture/People
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee)
Previous owner
Abel E. Brooks (A.E. Brooks), Non-Indian, 1833-1917
Object Name
Pad saddle
Media/Materials
Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, brass bell/bells, wool yarn, hide thong/babiche, unknown stuffing
Techniques
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions
64 x 42 x 10 cm
Object Type
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
Place
Southern Alberta; Alberta; Canada (inferred)
Date created
circa 1880
Collection History
Collection history unknown, formerly in the collection of Abel E. Brooks (1833-1917, a renowned collector of Civil War firearms); acquired by George Heye from an unknown source in 1906.
Catalog Number
1/1114
Barcode
011114.000
See related items
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee)
Animal Tack and Animal Husbandry
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Plains & Plateau
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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