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Woman's dress  (Clothing/Garments)  "1890-1915"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1915

Materials:

Wool cloth, dentalium shell/shells, ribbon, thread

Techniques:

Sewn

Dimensions:

147 x 146 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Native Americans, Nimi'ipuu (Nez Perce), North America, Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne), Plains, Plateau, Plateau (no sub-culture area), Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)

State:

Montana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Probably collected in Idaho by William E. Hawks (1865-1929, a Bennington, Vermont, native who ranched in Idaho circa 1890 and later collected cowboy songs and historical data); acquired by MAI in 1917.

Source ID:

NMAI_69145

Catalog Number:

6/4020

Album Name:

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