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Woman's dress  (Clothing/Garments)  "circa 1860"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1850-1870

Materials:

Deerhide/deerskin, elk tooth/teeth, glass bead/beads, glass pony beads, wool cloth, sinew, pigment/pigments

Techniques:

Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, painted

Dimensions:

152 x 156 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Native Americans, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), North America, Northern Plains, Plains, Plateau, Plateau (no sub-culture area), Yakama (Yakima)

State:

Washington

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of John Young-Hunter (1874-1953, artist/painter of Western and Native subjects); lent to MAI in 1937; sold to MAI in 1939.

Source ID:

NMAI_210212

Catalog Number:

19/6773

Album Name:

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