Boy's vest

Native American, Sioux
1890–1900


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (overall): 30 x 40 x 1.5 cm (11 13/16 x 15 3/4 x 9/16 in.) Other (Center back): 28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

98.44

Medium or Technique

Untanned leather, sinew, and glass beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Buckskin, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of beads tacked by parallel lines of sewing about one centimeter apart. Design is green, red, yellow, and dark blue.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection