Horse Saddle Pad
Red River Metis
Native tanned hide (formerly a parfleche), glass beads, wool cloth, cotton cloth, cotton binding, porcupine quills, dye, rawhide, paint; leather, metal, thread
Overall: 18 7/8 × 39 3/8 in. (48 × 100 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Newton Buckner
Place Made: Canada, North America
Tools and Equipment: Animal Husbandry
Native American: Subarctic
Not on view
Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.
Collected by Mortimer Norton Buckner (1873-1942), Greenwich, Connecticut, before 1926; bequeathed to his son, Newton Buckner (1913-2005), Greenwich, Connecticut, about 1942; [delivered tro Dartmouth College by Newton Buckner's father-in-law, John Carleton Sterling (1888-1964), Class of 1911]; given to present colllection, 1946.
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