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Woman's Battle Dress, worn by female relatives of warriors of the Ton-Kon-Ga (Kiowa Black Leggings Society)  (Clothing/Garments)  "2000-2006"

Vanessa Paukeigope Jennings, Kiowa, b. 1952

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

2000-2006

Materials:

Wool cloth, hide, elk tooth/teeth (imitation), glass bead/beads, metal cones, ribbon, brass bell/bells, sequins, commercially tanned leather, german silver ("nickel silver"/copper-nickel alloy), metal tacks/bosses, metal buckle, wood, commercially produce

Techniques:

Sewn, wrapped, painted, beaded, etched

Dimensions:

125 x 167 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kiowa, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

City:

Fort Cobb

County:

Caddo County

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

NMAI purchase from the artist in 2006.

Source ID:

NMAI_281873

Catalog Number:

26/5646

Album Name:

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