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Man's outfit  (Clothing/Garments)  "1860-1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1860-1890

Materials:

Caribou hide/skin, glass pony beads, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche, paint, sinew

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, edge beaded, fringed, strung, painted

Dimensions:

Tunic: 126 x 127 cm; leggings: 128 x 60 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Gwich'in (Kutchin), Native Americans, North America, Northern Athapaskan, Subarctic, Western Subarctic

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of William M. Fitzhugh (1853-1929, a San Francisco collector); acquired by MAI in 1936.

Source ID:

NMAI_206635

Catalog Number:

19/3265

Album Name:

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