• Culture/People:

    probably Dakota (Eastern Sioux) (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Man's coat/jacket

  • Date created:

    circa 1880

  • Place:

    Eastern Plains; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, porcupine quills, velveteen, cotton cloth, fur, button/buttons, sinew, cotton thread, dye/dyes

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, dyed, quilled (lane stitched), fringed

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in 1913.

  • Dimensions:

    88 x 148 x 8 cm

  • Catalog number:


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