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Cradle decoration with abstracted faunal and geometric design and tin cone tassels | Donald Ellis Gallery

Cradle Decoration

Eastern Lakota

ca. 1830

hide, porcupine quills, tin cones

height: (with tin cones): 6"
width: 18"

Inventory # W3022



Reportedly collected by Charles Percy Rodney
Palmer, a farmer near Miniota, Manitoba, circa 1900
Phillips, London, October 25th, 2001, lot 21
Wayne Heathcote, London, UK



Museum of the American Indian, No. 19/3264 - See:  Masterworks From the Museum of the American Indian, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1973, pl. 165

Art of the Great Lakes Indians, Flint Institute of Arts, 1973, pl. 4