Beaded Glengarry Hat, c. 1850, black velvet with cotton edging and lining, beaded with multicolored geometric and floral designs, custom stand, lg. 10, wd. 5 in.
Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Blauvelt-Demarest Museum, Oradell, New Jersey.
Literature: Made of Thunder, Made of Glass: American Indian Beadwork of the Northeast, exhibition catalog, 2006, pp. 1, 29.
Exhibitions: Made of Thunder, Made of Glass, Abby Museum, Bar Harbor, Maine, 2006, Memorial Hall Museum, Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2007, Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum, Warner, New Hampshire, 2008, and The Institute for Indian Studies, Washington, Connecticut, 2009.
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