Collection: Warnock

Item Number: WC9708005

Category: Coat

Region: Plains

Tribe: Sioux - Métis - Pine Ridge

Period: 1875-1900 - ca. 1890

Materials: Native tanned deerskin; glass seed beads; yellow ochre paint; wool and cotton cloth.

Description: Tailored hide coat decorated overall with yellow ochre paint. Bead decoration includes the back shoulder area where there is a pattern of abstract designs and two Big Horn sheep. Beads include faceted beads.

Dimensions: Length 39 inches 99 cm; Width (at shoulder) 26 inches 66 cm.


Collected by Richard Pohrt from a family in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada.
Richard Pohrt Sr. Collection
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.

Notes (click on note to open):

Drs. Ted J. Brasser 2006

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