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Woven dance belt in blue and white horizontal stripes / Louis Fish

Essay/Description

Belt is heddle/loom woven. Tassles are braided in a three-ply technique.

Curatorial Remarks

This belt is constructed using the heddle weave technique. The yarn used to make the belt is a worsted weight yarn.

Karen Berry, Cherokee artist, 2019.

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Title(s): 
Woven dance belt in blue and white horizontal stripes
Creator(s): 
Louis Fish
Culture: 
Native American; Muscogee (Creek)
Date: 
1997
Place: 
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Materials/Techniques: 
wool
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Purchase made possible by The Fund for Folk Culture/Lila Wallace Readers Digest Community Folklife Fund
Accession No: 
95.10
Previous Number(s): 
TL1997.91; TL1997.91
Department: 
Not On View

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