• Culture/People:

    Northern Plains; possibly collected from the Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)

  • Object name:

    Saddle blanket

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Montana; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Buffalo hide/skin, glass pony beads, sinew, metal cones

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, aboriginally repaired

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of John Huber; acquired by George G. Heye in 1910.

  • Dimensions:

    160.00 x 62.00 cm

  • Catalog number:



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