Baby Moccasins

Baby Moccasins

Native American Baby Moccoasins Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Očhéthi Šakówoŋ Sioux Place: Northern Plains Media: Buckskin and beads Dims: 3.75 x 1.5 x 2.25 in. Date: c. 1880-1890 Description: Made of buckskin by the mother during pregnancy, the soles of these...
Sash

Sash

Native American Sash Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Achomawi Place: California Media: Beads and cotton thread Dims: 41.75 x 3.5 in. Date: c. 1900 Description: This symbolizes wealth and is worn with great honor. A yellow and a black bead are the signature from the...
Churinga or Tjurunga

Churinga or Tjurunga

Oceanic Churinga or Tjurunga Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Australian Aborginal, Arrernte (Aranda, Arunta) Place: Austraila Media: wood and pigment Dims: 17.25 x 5.75 in. Date: c. 1940 Description: A Churinga or Tjurunga is thought to be an object of wood or stone...
Pipe

Pipe

Native American Artwork Title Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Iroquois (attrib.) Place: United States Media: Steatite stone Dims: 1.5 x 0.8 x 2.25 in. Date: mid 19th C. Description: Hands-On curator, Qootsvenma “Taka” Denipah-Cook (Ohkay Owingeh) studied...
Figure

Figure

Oceanic Artwork TitleArtist: UnknownCulture/People: Tami IslandPlace: Papua New GuineaMedia: WoodDims: 21.25 x 4 x 3.25 in.Date: c. 1900Description: Hands-On curator, Qootsvenma “Taka” Denipah-Cook (Ohkay Owingeh), studied and wrote about this piece in the...