• Culture/People:

    Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)

  • Object name:

    Man's shirt

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Upper Platte Agency, Fort Laramie; Goshen County; Wyoming; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, porcupine quills, hair, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, brass bell/bells, mirror, paint, dye/dyes, sinew

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, dyed, quill plaiting/woven quillwork, quilled (lane stitched), quill-wrapped (flat), lazy/lane stitch beadwork, painted, fringed, twisted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly owned by White Bull (Northern Cheyenne); acquired by Stephen Jewett (1844-1916, Faribault, Minnesota) at an unknown date; acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1907.

  • Dimensions:

    117 x 160 cm

  • Catalog number:


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