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Artist Unknown (Lakota)


c. 1880-1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G261
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | Wool, dentalium shells, silk ribbons, sequins, metallic threads, animal hide, beads, cotton
Size: 51 1/4 x 50 1/4 in. (130.18 x 127.64 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region
Culture: Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: blue wool with white at sleeve ends and hem; bodice around neckline covered with 11 rows of white tubular shells; star or flower medallions of white tubular shells and sequins around hem, above rows of green, purple, and silver sequins, green, tan and dar
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The George Family Acquisition Fund for Native American Art
Accession Number: 2011.32
Added to Site: September 25, 2011