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Plains Indian Museum

Cheyenne 264 Northern Plains 1866
tin 353 deer hide 193 tanned 631 glass beads 689 Beads 2617 basket 27 seed 1420 cowrie 43 shells 78 cones 222 pigment 539
dress 135
box 28 triangle 152
ca. 1890
L: 52 in, sleeve to sleeve: 30.25 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. William D. Weiss
Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Two-piece, deerkskin painted yellow and decorated with rows of cowrie shells. Fringe on sleeves. Bead decoration around neck and down sleeves, lazy stitch box and triangle designs in blue, red and green on white ground. Also green basket beads on fringe on front and back. Skirt decorated with green and brown basket beads on fringe. 2 bead strips go around the skirt with a curving strip at the bottom with red paint at the bottom edge and three rows of tin cones on the bottom side tabs.
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