Dance Shield, ca. 1900

  • Arapaho, Native American

Muslin, wood, pigment, rawhide and feather

  • Framed: Overall: 17 1/4 inches (43.8 cm)

Anonymous Gift

2006.105

On View

  • Native American S130

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Arapaho
  • Dance
  • Wood
  • Pigment
  • Muslin
  • Feather
  • Rawhide
  • Shield (armor)
  • Ceremonial object
  • Bird
  • Thunderbird

Provenance

(Alexander Gallery, New York, New York, USA). 2006-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Arapaho, Native American, Dance Shield, ca. 1900, muslin, wood, pigment, rawhide and feather. Detroit Institute of Arts, Anonymous Gift, 2006.105.