Category: Native American Art

Knife and Sheath

Knife and Sheath

Native American Knife and Sheath           Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Ojibwe or Potawatomi (attrib.) Place: Great Lakes Media: Buckskin, sinew, porcupine quill, and metal Dims: Sheath 8 in. tall 20.3 cm). / Knife 10.25 in. tall (26 cm)....
Doll

Doll

Native American Doll Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Diné (Navajo) Place: Southwest Media: Cotton, velvet, beads, sequin, yarn, and leather Dims: 7.75 x 3 x 1.5 in. (19.6 x 7.6 x 3.8 cm). Date: n.d. Description: This piece was not originally part of Ralph T....
Bird Whimsy

Bird Whimsy

Native American Bird Whimsy Artist: Lorna Hill (1937-2012) Culture/People: Cayuga Nation Place: Northeast Canada Media: Beads, velvet, thread, and stuffing Dims: 4 x 8.5 in. (10.1 x 21.59 cm) Date: c. 1990s Description:  RTC No: NA1113Gift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011 Do you...
As the Crow Flies

As the Crow Flies

Native American As the Crow Flies Artist: Peter Jemison, b. 1945 Culture/People: Seneca Place: Northeast Media: Handmade paper and acrylic paint Dims: 15 x 10 x 8 in. (38.1 x 25.4 x 20.3 cm) Date: 1986 Description: “I always wonder how many people walk past this...