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Wool dance panel with beaded floral designs and twisted fringe / Unknown

Essay/Description

Early 20th century pan-Indian pow wow breech cloth with beaded designs.

Curatorial Remarks

"Early 20th century pow wow breech cloth. This could be considered Central Oklahoma "pan-Indian". The cloth allowed for the designs to be more versatile because it is easy to sow into the cloth as opposed to hide for moccasins."

Dr. Garrick Bailey, Professor of Anthropology for The University of Tulsa, 2018

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Title(s): 
Wool dance panel with beaded floral designs and twisted fringe
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; possibly Otoe (artist and user)
Date: 
early 20th century
Materials/Techniques: 
wool, glass
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mary Thompson Bryan and Lawrence E. Bryan, 2000
Accession No: 
84.1143
Previous Number(s): 
8427.1143
Department: 
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