• Culture/People:

    Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)

  • Object name:

    Sword and scabbard

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Montana; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, wool cloth, paint, metal sword

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, beaded, etched

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Edwin W. Deming (Western painter, 1860-1942) at an unknown date; acquired by George Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    136.8 x 28 x 6 cm

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the "Beads and Beadwork" component of the "Window on Collections" exhibit on the 3rd floor

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