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Cradleboard  (Transportation Items: Baby carriers)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wood, hide, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, wool cloth, metal tacks/bosses, hide thong/babiche, metal items, paint

Techniques:

Carved, sewn, overlay beadwork, laced, studded

Dimensions:

97.20 x 28.10 x 23.20 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kiowa, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI in 1920 using funds donated by Mrs. Thea (George) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_108680

Catalog Number:

10/697

Album Name:

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