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Red cloth apron with silk ribbon trimming / Harding Big Bow

Essay/Description

Part of a dance outfit.

Curatorial Remarks

This may be a two piece breechcloth.

Tags: breechcloth, apron, wool
People: Possibly Osage
Places: Southern Plains, Oklahoma
Purpose: ceremonial events

From interviews with Dr. Garrick Bailey, 2018-2020 University of Tulsa, Professor Emeritus of Anthropology

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Title(s): 
Red cloth apron with silk ribbon trimming
Creator(s): 
Harding Big Bow;
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; Kiowa
Date: 
early 20th century
Materials/Techniques: 
cloth, silk
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
99.232
Department: 
Not On View

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