Ride Through History: Saddles that Shaped the West

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Oct 15 2016 - Mar 5 2017

Created by master saddlemaker Carson Thomas and sponsored by numerous donors, the 23 half-scale saddles at the core of this exhibition tell the story of the American West. The detailed saddles are augmented by historic and contemporary American Indian textiles from the collection of Steve Getzwiller, as well as other artifacts and artwork.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website

  • Decorative Arts
  • American
  • Folk Art
  • Western
  • Carson Thomas

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