Woman's cape/overblouse

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Culture/People
Seminole
Previous owner
John Osceola, Seminole
Texas Jim Mitchell (James I. Mitchell), Non-Indian, 1891-1973
Mae Gordon Mitchell (Mrs. Texas Jim Mitchell/Alice M. MItchell), Non-Indian, 1901-1992
Donor
Texas Jim Mitchell (James I. Mitchell), Non-Indian, 1891-1973
Mae Gordon Mitchell (Mrs. Texas Jim Mitchell/Alice M. MItchell), Non-Indian, 1901-1992
Object Name
Woman's cape/overblouse
Media/Materials
Muslin
Techniques
Sewn
Dimensions
122 x 67 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments
Place
Florida; USA
Collection History
Worn by members of John Osceola's family during the 1938 Seminole Green Corn Ceremony; given by John Osceola to Texas Jim Mitchell (1891-1973) and his wife Mae Gordon Mitchell (1901-1992) of Sarasota, Florida, in 1938; donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Texas Jim Mitchell in 1939.
Catalog Number
20/1146
Barcode
201146.000
See related items
Seminole
Clothing/Garments
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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