Pawnee. <em>Shirt</em>, late 19th-early 20th century. Buckskin, pigment, 32 x 16 in. (81.3 x 40.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund, 11.694.9022. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 11.694.9022.jpg)



Medium: Buckskin, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: 32 x 16 in. (81.3 x 40.6 cm)



Accession Number: 11.694.9022

Image: 11.694.9022.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
This shirt has deer skins tied to the lower corners, possibly reflecting the legs of the deer. There are long fringes in a 'V' on the front bib, along the outer length of the arms and on the bottom sides. Short fringe is on the wrist end of the sleeve. The bottom edge is scalloped. A wide band of red ocher is striped vertically down the shirt on either side of the bib.

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