Animal fetish

probably Native American
late 20th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 10.2 x 4.4 cm (4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.401

Medium or Technique

Leather, beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Frog or bird shaped animal fetish. Green background with blue, yellow, red and white beads in stripe down center of animal’s back. Larger multi-colored beads dangle from bottom.

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