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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Crow 493
Descriptions
red wool 7 Beads 2617 flannel 17 black 554 canvas 234 rawhide 1018 Tradecloth 225 wood 4438
Names
saddle 94
Subjects
geometric 807
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist's heirs, W.H.D. Koerner, III and Ruth Koerner Oliver.
Remarks:
Description: Crow woman's saddle with wooden tree, rawhide covered, beaded pommel and cantle pendants made of back canvas front flannel (red wool tradecloth) with Crow geometric design beaded in blue, (2 shades), pink, green, white and yellow. Braided cinch of rawhide, center fire decorated with fringes from pommel and cantle. Stirrups unattached, rawhide covered, one has trade cloth with design, matching stirrup beaded pendants. Origin: Where- Personal studio collection of artist, W.H.D. Koerner. When- May, 1977 (Materials received - 1978)
Accession Number:
3.78.24

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Whitney Western Art Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.

Virtual Exhibits

June 2014 - New Items
June 2014 - New Items - Curated by Seth Johnson

W.H.D Koerner Studio
W.H.D Koerner Studio - Curated by Lloyd Johnson


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