200330-08 Antique Cheyenne Beaded Belt, c. 1900
Cheyenne Belt with crosses in metallic cut beads; 37" beaded strip + 10" tongue with holes from 38" - 42" (room for more) x 1 3/4"
Wonderful small buckle.
Collected by Albert Swett, c. 1900, for health reasons, spent time on a Dude Ranch near Sheridan, Wy. He visited both the Crow and Cheyenne reservations to take photos. Obtained from Grandson.
Very minor loss of trim red beads on one side near buckle.