• Title:

    Assiniboine Chief

  • Date created:


  • Artists/Makers:

    Joyce Growing Thunder Fogarty, Assiniboine (Stoney)/Sioux, b. 1950

  • Place:

    Poplar, Fort Peck Reservation; Roosevelt County; Montana; USA

  • Format/Object name:

    Male doll

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, human hair, wool cloth, brass tacks/bosses, sequins, ermine skin/fur, wood, ink, felt-tipped marker

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded, painted, carved

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Commissioned from the artist by Margot Linton in 2001; donated to NMAI in 2006.

  • Dimensions:

    57.5 x 29.1 x 9.5 cm

  • Catalog number:



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