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Dakota fringed deerskin dress
Description Dakota deerskin dress made from two pieces of hide sewn together at the shoulders and sides. The dress has tassel-like decorations and some quillwork remaining on the fringe. The collar is yoke-skin turned over with the tail of the deer at center and fur remaining at the sleeve tips. Donated by the Northern Pacific Railroad Collection, 1978.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 21 1/8 inches width waist width
51 1/4 inches length
Nomenclature Dress (garment)
Creation Made by Plains tribe
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Collected by: Northern Pacific Railroad Collection
Made by Plains tribe
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Used in United States
Used by Plains tribe
Siouan Indians--Costume.
Dakota Indians--Costume.
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Dresses
Dates Content: date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1978.23.2