• Culture/People:

    Minnesota Chippewa [White Earth, Minnesota]

  • Object name:

    Woman's dress

  • Date created:

    circa 1920

  • Place:

    White Earth Reservation; Mahnomen County, Becker County, Clearwater County; Minnesota; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Velvet, velveteen, wool cloth, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1931.

  • Dimensions:

    137.8 x 106 cm

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Anishinaabe exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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