Cradleboard

Ponca, White Eagle, Oklahoma, Indian Territory, Prairie, Plains

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collected about 1899-1900

Wood, glass beads, hide, brass tacks, yarn, cotton cloth, paint, thread

Overall: 39 3/8 x 12 3/16 x 10 1/16 in. (100 x 31 x 25.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Frank C. and Clara G. Churchill

46.17.9855

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Cradleboard

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

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.

Provenance

White Eagle, Oklahoma; sold to Clara G. Corser Turner Churchill (1851-1945) and Frank Carroll Churchill (1850-1912), White Eagle, Oklahoma, 1902-1904; bequeathed to present collection, 1946.

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