Man's vest

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Culture/People
Plains Cree (Prairie Cree)
Previous owner
William J. Davey (W. J. Davey), Non-Indian
Seller
William J. Davey (W. J. Davey), Non-Indian
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Man's vest
Media/Materials
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, metal
Techniques
Sewn, lined, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, fringed
Dimensions
54 x 49 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments
Place
Alberta or Saskatchewan; Canada (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of William J. Davey (of Paignton, Devon, England); purchased by MAI from William J. Davey in London, England, in 1924 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
12/9394
Barcode
129394.000
See related items
Plains Cree (Prairie Cree)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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