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Dakota beaded vest
Description Dakota vest made of buckskin covered with lazy-stitch beadwork motifs against a white bead background. The edges of the vest are bordered with a blue band. The front motif includes tipis. The vest has ribbons leather fringe along the front opening and bottom hem.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 13 inches length excluding fringe
14 inches width
8 3/4 inches width shoulder width
Nomenclature Vest (garment)
Creation Made in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Owned/used by: Swain, Mr. Bert T.
Made in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in Pierre, Hughes County, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Breechcloths
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Coats & Vests
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 65.36.1