Woman's Shirt Summer Dress Of Indians

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FROM CARD: "ILLUS.: HNDBOOK OF N. AMERICAN INDIAN, VOL.6, SUBARCTIC, FIG. 2., PG. 520." Catalogue Nos. 884, 885, 886, 887 and 888 form a set.
Illus. Fig. 4.48 p. 191 in Thompson, Judy. 2013. Women's work, women's art: nineteenth-century northern Athapaskan clothing. Gatineau: Canadian Museum of Civilization. Identified there as a dress, part of a woman’s summer outfit (with E885), Gwich'in, tanned caribou hide, red ochre, glass beads.
Record Last Modified
9 Feb 2016
Specimen Count
1
Collector
Robert Kennicott
Donor Name
Robert Kennicott
Accession Date
1863
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Accession Number
000177
USNM Number
E884-0
Culture
Kutchin (Gwich'in)
Topic
Ethnology
Place
Peel River / Mackenzie River (lower), Northwest Territories, Canada, North America
Length - Object
129 cm
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
Object Type
Dress