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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Salish 189
Descriptions
Beads 2617 leather 2024 taffeta 18
Names
gauntlets 49
Date:
ca. 1930
Dimensions:
L: 15.5 in, width: 12.5 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment/Ritual Regalia. Pair of gauntlets: Pair of leather gauntlets completely beaded cuffs; back of hands and fingers (except thumbs) inside of cuffs are lined with some sort of polyester-taffeta, royal blue fabric and seams are machine sewn with cotton thread. Outer edges of cuffs are trimmed with leather fringe. Floral beadwork designs on a solid-white beaded background with borders around everything. Beadwork colors include: white; blue; pink; red; yellow; purple; dark maroon; greens and black. Mixture of metallic square cut and regular glass beads.
Accession Number:
NA.203.911

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