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Part of buckskin shirt or dress, decorated with polychrome beadwork depicting two horses and two 'Indian Chiefs'. Became detached during World Gallery redisplay.


component; shirt (clothing: outerwear); dress

1 item (description level: accessory)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  component; shirt (clothing: outerwear); dress

Montana, United States of America, North America, Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  Montana 
Date made
late 19th century
Additional date information
date made:  late 19th century 
Crow; Dakota
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Dakota 
maker or user:  Crow 

Materials & techniques
hide; beads
Additional material & technique information
material: beads (decoration)
material: hide (overall)

donor:  Horniman, John Eric  Undefined - 1925

Related objects
part of shirt (clothing: outerwear); dress (25.39)
Related subjects
maker or user: Dakota
maker or user: Crow
object name: dresses
object name: shirts (clothing: outerwear)
object name: components

Record created 2018-05-10 by RWEST
Record last updated 2018-05-16 by RWEST

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