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Woman's skirt  (Clothing/Garments)  "1900-1920"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1920

Materials:

Hide, bear grass, abalone/haliotis shell, brass thimble/thimbles, maidenhair fern stem, glass bead/beads, pine nut/nuts, hide thong/babiche

Techniques:

Sewn, wrapped, strung, fringed

Dimensions:

63 x 44 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, California, Hupa, Native Americans, North America, Northern California

State:

California

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951, newspaper magnate and collector); purchased by MAI in 1939.

Source ID:

NMAI_215281

Catalog Number:

20/1525

Album Name:

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