• Culture/People:

    probably Walla Walla [Warm Springs Reservation] (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Woman's dress

  • Date created:

    1860-1880

  • Place:

    Warm Springs, Warm Springs Reservation; Jefferson County; Oregon; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, glass pony beads, cowrie shell/shells, sinew, ochre

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, strung, fringed, stained

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frank M. Covert (1858-ca. 1930, a New York dealer); purchased by George Heye in 1904.

  • Dimensions:

    135 x 145 cm

  • Catalog number:

    1048

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