Cradle

Anishinaabe (Chippewa / Ojibwa), Great Lakes Woodlands, Woodlands

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about 1890

Wood, birch bark, velveteen, cotton cloth, glass beads, hide, rawhide, metal, catlinite, lead, twine, thread

Overall: 29 1/8 x 12 3/16 x 15 3/4 in. (74 x 31 x 40 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26533

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Transportation: Human, Baby Carrier

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

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.

Publication History

George P. Horse Capture, Sr., Joe D. Horse Capture, Joseph M. Sanchez, et al., Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2011, ill. on p. 114 and p. 173, no. 144.

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.66, no.70, ill., p.27.

Provenance

Collected by Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #: 68

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