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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Sioux 990
Descriptions
bead 112 sinew 620 buffalo hide 28 braintanned 68
Names
vest 106
Subjects
triangle 152
Date:
ca. 1920
Dimensions:
chest circumference: 47.5 in, L: 22.75 in
Credit Line:
Gift of H. Peter Kriendler
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Heavy braintanned buffalo hide, binding on armholes pockets, neck and front edges. Zigzag cut edges on bindings, pockets and added upper and lower back fringe. Bottom fronts are cut into short fringes. Lazy stitch beaded band around pockets, front edges, neck edge and at top of upper back fringe in stepped triangle designs in dark blue, red and green on white background. Front closes with 4 paired buckskin thong ties knotted through binding. All hand sewn, sinew on seams, pockets and back fringes, thread on bindings and beadwork.
Accession Number:
NA.202.897

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