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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's dress
Media/Materials:
Hide, cowrie shell/shells, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Montana or Alberta; USA, Canada (inferred)
Collection History:
Collection history unknown; acquired by William Ockleford Oldman (1879-1949, who did business as "W.O. Oldman, Ethnographical Specimens, London") at an unknown date; purchased by George Heye from W.O. Oldman in London, England, in 1921.
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Catalog Number:
10/7445
Barcode:
107445.000
See related items:
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_115916