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standing female figure
  • George Silverhorn
  • standing female figure, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood, paint, carving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 17 x 6 x 5.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 6 11/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 1/8 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6033
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Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The standing figure of a woman is wearing a long buckskin dress. She has long black hair with a white headband. She has a white choker-style necklace with a white deertail on the front. She has a red sash. There is fringe indicated at the shoulders, arms and hem. Beading is indicated at the shoulders and around the skirt.