• Culture/People:

    Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)

  • Object name:

    Man's shirt

  • Date created:

    circa 1860

  • Place:

    South Dakota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, wool cloth, human hair, feather/feathers, sinew

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, wrapped

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951, newspaper magnate and collector); purchased by MAI in 1940.

  • Dimensions:

    43 x 64 cm

  • Catalog number:

    20/2044

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Lakota exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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