Cradleboard

1875

Object

Culture

Country

Object Info

Object: cradleboard
Not currently on view
Object ID: 1949.61

Medium/Technique

Leather, rawhide, beads, wood, brass, and cloth

Credit

Native Arts acquisition funds

More Info

Dimensions

length: 41 5/8 in, 105.7275 cm; width: 10 in, 25.4000 cm; height: 9 1/2 in, 24.13 cm

Department

Native Arts

Collection

Native Arts-American Indian

Known Provenance

Purchased 1949 from Carl Swanstrom, Los Angeles, CA by the Denver Art Museum

Caption

Cheyenne artist, Cradleboard, c. 1875-1890. Leather, rawhide, beads, wood, brass, and cloth; 41⅝ x 10 x 9½ in. Denver Art Museum: Native Arts acquisition funds, 1949.61

Exhibition History

  • “Stampede: Animals in Art” — Denver Art Museum, 9/10/2017