Beaded Pictorial Vest Depicting Two Mule Deer and Two Warriors on Horseback

Oglala Lakota, Lakota (Teton Sioux), Plains

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1875-1925

Leather, cloth, glass beads, and sinew

Overall: 21 5/8 in. (55 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glover Street Hastings III

181.2.26037

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Course History

NAS 30.18, Indians Who Rock the World: Native American Contemporary Music, Davina Two Bears, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

Peoples and Cultures of the Plains, Northwest Coast, and Arctic Region, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Native American Studies 21 / Anthropology 40, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 30-December 20, 1992.

Provenance

Purported to have belonged to Crazy Horse (1840-1877); collected by Glover Street Hastings III, West Newton, Massachusetts and Bridgeton, Maine, 1920‘s-1930‘s; bequeathed to his daughter, Carlena Hastings Redfield (1888-1981), 1949; bequeathed to present collection [under the terms of her father‘s will], 1981.

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