Saddlebag

Native American (Probably Western Apache)
20th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (Includes fringe): 133.3 x 28.2 cm (52 1/2 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1992.582

Medium or Technique

Cotton, weaving, appliqué

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Saddlebag. Appliqué of plain weave (machine made); cotton. Beige ground with straight and zig-zag stripes in tan, light brown ochre, red and black running vertically up central portion of object; 10” fringe at each end. A vertical slit at center acts as opening for bag. Condition: very good.

Provenance

Accepted as a Year-End Gift

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers