Lakota fringed leather shirt

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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 27 3/4 inches length (back)
2 1/4 inches length (fringe)
22 1/4 inches width (shoulders)
Nomenclature Shirt
Creation Made by Lakota Indians
Subjects Made by Lakota Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Collected in Pine Ridge Reservation, 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
Identifiers 8616.3

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