Cheyenne Yoke

Supaya Gray Wolfe

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About this piece

The Cheyenne beaded yoke would be warn as a dance yoke. Many times women would share or pass down such a beautiful piece. Among family members or close friends. You can find among older yokes where one or more beaders will have worked on one piece maybe giving it a different look such as how the back of this yoke has a different look.

Details

Color/Finish

All natural earth paints

Made of

Deer hide , glass beads , aged tin cones , deer tail ,deer toes , hand sewn with sinew

Care instructions

Gently Dust

SKU

SP003

Supaya Gray Wolfe

ABOUT THE ARTIST

Supaya’s education comes from living on different reservations, Cherokee reservation, Pine Ridge South Dakota Lakota reservation, and the Navajo reservation in Arizona. Learning from elders, seeing and sharing old designs, listening and learning old stories. It was and is a good school for the heart.

Best in Show: Decorative Objects of Art, By Western Hands Invitational 2022