Buckskin shirt

Description
Contemporary buckskin shirt, and decorated with glass beads (black, red and white) with a single ermine tail dangler on the reverse side. Beading found in panels on the chest

One of several items belonging to a regalia made in the 1990s by Blackfoot ceremonial elder Herman Yellow Old Woman.
Accession Loan No.
20/2022/1
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
buckskin shirt
Simple Name
shirt
Full Name
buckskin shirt
Dimensions
whole height 909 mm; whole width 1582 mm; part length 506 mm
Production Person Surname
Yellow Old Woman
Production Person Initials
Herman
Cultural Group
Blackfoot Siksika
Production Date
1990s
Production County
Alberta
Production Country
Canada
Production Area Region
North America
Production Continent
North America
Family Group

Material
deerskin; glass beads; synthetic thread; synthetic material; ermine tail

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