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Artist / Maker : Unknown Artist
Title : Untitled (model or child's tipi)
Date (Execution) : c. 1900
Geographical Origin : Plains, Canada; Plains, United States
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Cotton fabric; lead; cotton thread; pigment
Support / Technique : cut; sewn; drawn; painted
Object Type : miniatures (toys); tipis
Visual Description : The cotton cloth of the tipi is laid out flat. Laid out, the tipi is rounded on the bottom and has two square-like areas on the top with a tie in the centre. Drawn and painted in three sections, right, left, and centre, are images of Native Americans mounted on horses. All three figures, as well as their horses, face to the left of the painting. They are wearing feathered headdresses and long cloaks. Each of them is holding a staff with two feathers. The horses are different colours, from left to right, blue, yellow, and red.
Accession # : U001.11.449
Width (cm) : 155.00
Height (cm) : 85.00
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of the Estate of Michael C. Williams
Artist Statement :