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cowrie 43 White 769 ribbon 206 brown 254 wool 622 basket 27 silver 707 pony 43 turquoise 308 Beads 2617 green 634 Red 1061 blue 690 yellow 526 orange 203 shells 78
dress 135
L: 42.25 in, width: 37 in
Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Woman's -- Red wool with blue wool at end of sleeves and around bottom. Yellow ribbon ties at neck. Rows of basket beads across yoke in silver, green, brown, turquoise, red, white, orange, yellow and blue. Rows of blue, red and green pony beads with a cowrie shell at the end of each strand hanging from bottom of yoke. Row of cowrie shells sewn to blue wool at bottom of dress. Belonged to Huka Chief Tommy Thompson's mother.
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