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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Yakama 32 Columbia River 19 Plateau 318
Descriptions
fringe 575 human 22 applique 85 dark blue 127 Red 1061 hair 424 seed 1420 yellow 526 wool 622 hide 1074 light blue 69 trade 201 cloth 876 tanned 631 deer 681 Beads 2617
Names
shirt 119
Subjects
triangle design 4
Date:
ca. 1937
Dimensions:
L: 26.5 in, width: 24.25 in, sleeve length: 20.25 in
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Man's -- Buckskin with applique bead front and back shoulder panels in triangle design (light and dark blue on yellow background). Red wool neck edge and "V" design on front and back at neck. Red wool sleeve strips with beaded rosettes. Longer tabs at each bottom corner. Fringe extending from edges. This shirt was worn by Chief Tommy Thompson at the dedication of Bonneville Dam at which he officiated along with President Roosevelt, 1937.
Accession Number:
NA.202.309

Not currently on display


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