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War Shirt

Blackfoot
Alberta or North Dakota

ca. 1880

hide, glass beads, ermine tails cotton and wool cloth, feathers brass bells, paint

height: 39"
width: to sleeve ends: 78"

Inventory # P1830

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PROVENANCE

L.D. Bax, Denver, Colorado
Paul Grey, Cincinnati, Ohio
Robert Vandenburg, Santa Fe, New Mexico   

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Denver Art Museum, No. 1947.86 - See: Circles of the World, Denver Art Museum, 1982, pl. 102                                

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