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Firescreen with moose hair-embroidered panel

Native American, Wendat (Huron)
about 1850


Object Place: Lorette (Village-des-Hurons), Quebec, Canada

Dimensions

44.45 x 50.16 cm (17 1/2 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1993.858

Medium or Technique

Moosehair embroidery, stroud cloth, wood, and brass

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Tables, stands, screens

White and pale-colored floral and foliate embroidery on red stroud cloth. Arched, trapezoidal shield shape on pole with three-legged stand.

Provenance

Arrived in Santa Fe from London, from there to Trotta-Bono American Indian Art, Shrub Oak, New York, by 1993. Purchased by Museum in 1993.

Credit Line

American Decorative Arts Curator's Fund