Beaded Vest

Unknown people (Plateau), Oregon, Plateau

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1913

Canvas, glass beads, brass studs and cotton cloth

Overall: 22 x 22 1/2 in. (55.88 x 57.15 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Bequest of Michael A. Dorris

998.52.30370

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plateau

Not on view

Inscription

Dated, on right side: Jan 31, 1913; inscribed, on left side: WARS

Provenance

Paternal great grandmother by descent to Michael Dorris (1945-1997); Estate of Micheal Dorris; given to present collection at the Giveaway ceremony held one year after Michael Dorris's death, 1998.

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