Picture Frame


From: United States of America (uncertain) | Canada (uncertain) | New York (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 91-22-31
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Iroquois
Provenience United States of America (uncertain) | Canada (uncertain) | New York (uncertain)
Culture Area Northeast Culture Area
Date Made 1837-1901
Section American
Materials Fiber | Bead

Decorative hanging picture frame- rectangular opening with rounded edges. Clear rocaille beaded border; floral border in rocaille beads; double row of clear rocaille beads follows outling. White cloth edging and backing. Coiled band of clear rocaille beads along edge. Three groups of tassels on bottom in clear rocaille and cylinder beads. Hanging chain of clear rocaille beads.

Height 30.5 cm
Width 16.5 cm
Depth 1.1 cm
Credit Line Gift of Marshall J. Becker, 1991

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