• Culture/People:

    Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee)

  • Object name:

    Pad saddle

  • Date created:

    circa 1880

  • Place:

    Southern Alberta; Alberta; Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, brass bell/bells, wool yarn, unknown stuffing

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown, formerly in the collection of Abel E. Brooks (1834-ca. 1915, renowned collector of Civil War firearms); acquired by George Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    64 x 42 x 10 cm

  • Catalog number:



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