Woman's dress

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Culture/People
probably Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet) (attributed); collected among the Assiniboine (Stoney)
Seller
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929
Previous owner
Frank M. Covert (F. M. Covert), Non-Indian, 1858-1929
Object Name
Woman's dress
Media/Materials
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type
Clothing/Garments
Place
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Frank M. Covert (1858-1929, a New York dealer); purchased by George Heye from Frank M. Covert circa 1907.
Catalog Number
1/2391
Barcode
012391.000
See related items
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Assiniboine (Stoney)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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