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Plains Indian Museum

Plateau 318
braintanned 68 elk 52 ermine 119 ribbon 206 canvas 234 Beads 2617
robe 13
L: 82.5 in, width: 69.75 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Dress and Adornment, Personal Adornment and Ritual and Regalia. Beaded Robe: Braintanned white buckskin (probably an elk hide) with pinked edges, long rectangular beaded strip sewn down center back with white thread is beaded on canvas with purple ribbon binding, strip has 5 hourglass and triangle designs with green and blue bands on alternating orange and clear red triangles bordered by white and 4 rondels of green and clear red and orange and blue quarters divided by white lines with an outer border on 1 row white, 1 row dark blue and one row white, pendant from each rondel by a buckskin thong thru the nose is a complete ermine skin, overall strip background is light aqua blue.
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