• Culture/People:

    probably Dakota (Eastern Sioux) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Cradleboard cover (part)

  • Date created:

    1780-1820

  • Place:

    Lake Superior region; Ontario, Minnesota, Michigan; Canada, USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, porcupine quills, metal cones, dye/dyes

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, quilled (lane stitched)

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from W.O. Oldman (1879-1949, did business as "W.O. Oldman, Ethnographical Specimens, London") in London in 1910.

  • Dimensions:

    25.00 x 42.20 x 0.60 cm

  • Catalog number:

    2/8516

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