• Culture/People:

    Kiowa

  • Object name:

    Cradleboard

  • Native term:

    pajop

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Oklahoma; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, commercially tanned leather, wood, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, canvas, cotton cloth, metal items, wool cloth, rabbit paw/foot, brass tacks/bosses

  • Techniques:

    Carved, sewn, overlay beadwork, wrapped, aboriginally repaired

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Mark Raymond Harrington in 1909 during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.

  • Dimensions:

    119 x 37 x 20 cm

  • Catalog number:

    2/1958

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Kiowa exhibit in the "Our Peoples" gallery on the 4th floor

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