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Lakota fringed leather shirt
Description A Lakota leather shirt with a fold-over collar and front opening that extends halfway down the front and closes with a leather thong tie, circa the 1880s. The bottom hem is fringed, and a wide band of fringe is applied to the collar in back. A chevron ornaments each sleeve above the cuffs. The shirt was collected at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 1/4 inches width shoulders
27 3/4 inches length back
2 1/4 inches length fringe
Nomenclature Shirt
Creation Made by Lakota Indians
Subjects Made by Lakota Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Collected in Pine Ridge Reservation, Bennett County, South Dakota, United States
Oglala Indians--Costume.
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Coats & Vests
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Shirts
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1889

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8616.3