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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Salish 189
Descriptions
ermine 119 paint 359 wood 4438 Beads 2617 brain tanned 9 dentallium 18 elk hide 8
Names
robe 13
Date:
ca. 1920
Dimensions:
H: 68.75 in, width: 66 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Brain-tanned elk hide robe with serrated edges. Beaded strip at center with 4 ermine hides. Beaded strip is blue background with blue and orange stepped pyramids alternately on either side. Four beaded medallions of pink background with 4 triangles each of blue and red beads. Ermine hang from center of medallions. Ermine attached through painted wooden bells. Second ermine from left has a string of turquoise, pearl and white beads and dentallium shells.
Accession Number:
NA.202.945

Not currently on display


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