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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet/Gros Ventre Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
fur 151 hide 1074 otter 21 Tradecloth 225 bells 106 tanned 631 wool 622 Animal 129 brass 1442 Red 1061
Names
shirt 119
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
bodice length: 23.25 in, bodice width: 24 in, sleeve length: 18.5 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Steve Honnen
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Man's perforated -- Tanned with holes throughout bodice and sleeves. Rectangular shaped perforated tabs with serrated edges attached at shoulder seams. Band of fur around shoulder seam. Neck edge bound with red wool. Strip of red wool at bottom and at shoulder seams. Brass bells at shoulder and bottom of sleeves. (probably used for some type of ceremonial ritual)
Accession Number:
NA.202.331

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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