Powhatan's Mantle

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Powhatan's Mantle
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

Two students from GSAPP participated in the recording of Pohatan´s mantle. The seventeenth-century mantle associated with Chief Powhatan was recorded at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford. The garment, made of deer skin decorated with shells, is one of the earliest North American artifacts to have entered a European collection.

Interns recording at Powhatan's Mantle at Oxford University

The mantle was recorded with photogrammetric photography

GSAPP students travelled with the Factum Foundation team and practised recording the mantle

The mantle was recorded with photogrammetry

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