Collection: Warnock

Item Number: WC8808029

Category: Dress

Region: Plains

Tribe: Blackfoot

Period: 1825-1850

Materials: Native tanned deerskin; white and blue glass pony beads; sinew sewn; traces of red wool cloth.

Description: Soft tanned hide dress decorated with pony beads around the collar and one lane running across the chest and sleeves. Sides and bottom are ornamented with wide fringe. Fixed to the dress is a small blue collector's stamp with the number 68

Dimensions: Length: 61 inches 155 cm.


From a private museum in Switzerland founded in the 1830s or 1840s
Alexander Gallery
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.

Notes (click on note to open):

Drs. Ted J. Brasser 2005

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