Beaded Gauntlets from the William P. Healey Collection

Opened Oct 1, 2020

Highlighting a selection of intricately beaded and embroidered gauntlets, or gloves, this exhibit features works made by Native American artists from the Western United States and Canada in the 19th and 20th centuries. Masterfully executed floral motifs, geometric designs, human and animal figures, and patriotic themes sparkle in this superb collection assembled by William Healey. 

Beaded Gauntlets from the William P. Healey Collection is on exhibit in Visible Storage, adjacent to the north stairs by the Christine Mollring Sculpture Garden and the Museum Store.