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Buffalo Bill Museum

Descriptions
machine stitched 24 button 29 fringe 575 suede 19 brown 254 commercially tanned 94 ties 38 leather 2024 Beads 2617 buttons 114 brass 1442
Names
shirt 119
Date:
ca. 1905
Dimensions:
back neck length: 23.5 in, chest circumference: 46 in, sleeve length: 22 in
Remarks:
Leather shirt/jacket with long sleeves. Commercially tanned medium brown leather with sueded finish outside and smooth finish inside. Placket with `V' bottom and 4 button holes on right front; (4) 3/4" flat top brass buttons tied through left front with leather ties. Pointed collar with (2) 3/4" flat top brass button tied at the points; long fringe sewn between collar and facing all around. Patch pocket with `V' bottom on each side of front; fringe sewn between pocket and shirt down sides and around bottom; decorative applique motif at pocket top: (design) has fringe sewn under `V'. Long sleeves with shirt-type placket and cuff with single 3/4" brass flat top button. Small fold down sleeve backs and across and across back in long `V' has long leather fringes looped and tied through it; fringes decorated with round brass beads. Machine stitching throughout. Unevenly cut bottom edges; 4 1/2" slit up center back. Embroidered on inside front between 2nd and 3rd buttonholes: E. Part of Etheyle Parry Bradford's Wild West Show wardrobe. Matches 1.69.692
Accession Number:
1.69.693

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