$2,125 Plains Cree Beaded Hide Pad Saddle
. Thread and sinew-sewn; beaded using large glass beads in colors of red, yellow, blue, white, and black; horsehair tassels hang from lower beaded tabs; wood stirrups wrapped in hide are attached to saddle by a leather belt, length of saddle 19 in.
For example, the Glenbow Museum, Calgary; Alberta, has sent a large Doukhobor rug with images of camels, moose, and peacocks, and an early-20th-century beaded, multicoloured, floral-design Plains Cree pad saddle
. They best 'express' what the Glenbow is.