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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Cheyenne 35
Descriptions
Buckskin 430 braintanned 68 Beads 2617 leather 2024 cloth 876 cotton 256
Names
gauntlets 49
Subjects
hexagonal floral 651 rose 29 rosebud triangle 152
Date:
1940
Dimensions:
L: 15.875 in, width: 8 in
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual Regalia. Leather gauntlets, tops of fingers and thumb are separate pieces sewn together with tan thread; cloth cuff stitched to gauntlet at wrist with double rows of braintanned buckskin fringes stitched along outer sides. Cuff fronts are fully applique stitch beaded over canvas with a rose and rosebud in cut clear red, cut clear/pink hearts and cut red outlined in small red/white hearts, with leaves in cut clear green outlined in clear dark green and cut clear brown stems, light blue background is laid in vertical rows; cuff on A is lined and backed with maroon cotton with a small white triangle and hexagonal pattern. Cuff on B has no lining and shows brown paper backing but back side of cuff is the same maroon cloth as on A.
Accession Number:
NA.203.868

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