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War Shirt

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Object Number:
38251A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Mandan
Provenience:
North Dakota
Culture Area:
Plains (Culture Area)
Date Made:
early 19th century
Early Date:
1800
Late Date:
1830
Section:
American
Materials:
Deerskin
Porcupine Quill
Human Hair
Horsehair
Bead
Sinew
Pigment
Description:
Buckskin with bands of quill work across shoulders and down sleeves, with long cut leather fringe, among which are scalp locks at sleeve.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Thomas B. Donaldson; subscription of John Wanamaker

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014 - Nov 2018)
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