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Hunting Coat

Shawnee or Delaware

ca. 1840

hide, glass beads, commercial cloth lining, paint

height: (incl. fringe): 39"
width: (sleeve to sleeve): 64"

Inventory # CW1625g


acquired by the Diker Collection, now at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY


Dennis Lessard, Santa Fe, NM
Lee Lyon Collection, Aspen, CO


Wardwell, Allen. Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998, pg. 39
Bernstein, Bruce and McMaster, Gerald (eds). First American Art: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection of American Indian Art. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2004, pgs. 252-253
Indigenous Beauty: Masterworks of American Indian Art from the Diker Collection, David Penney et al., New York, NY, Skira Rizzoli, 2015, pgs. 16, 183


Detroit Institute of Arts, DIA 81.219 - See: Art of the American Indian Frontier, Penney, University of WA Press, 1992 pl. 23