Latent Emissions, Chakaia Booker
MAN'S SHIRT, ca. 1850
leather, porcupine quills, glass beads, feathers
The Arts of Native Americans is one of the two segments of the Arts of the Americas collections of the Snite Museum of Art. It includes materials dated to before and after contact with travelers and settlers from Europe and Africa. Highlights are early nineteenth-century Plains Indian painted war records and costumes. Also featured are Mimbres and Anasazi painted ceramics from the prehistoric Southwest.