Animal fetish

possibly Native American
late 20th century


Dimensions

Length: 20.3 cm (8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.398

Medium or Technique

Animal skin, beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Snake shaped fetish. Discolored white beads with red and green embellishment. Larger yellow, blue and red beads at tail.

Provenance

After 1972, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson at Quintana gallery, Portland, Oregon; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson