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Elk skin, beads
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Gift of Mrs. Percy Jackson
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Cheyenne. Woman's Dress, 20th century. Elk skin, beads, 50 1/4 x 37 in. (127.6 x 94 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Percy Jackson, 43.156.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.43.156.1_view1.jpg)
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Woman's elk skin, short-sleeved dress with beadwork decoration at neckline. Beaded geometric figures in red, white, pink; green, blue and yellow on a pale blue background run in a narrow strip across the front and back of dress. Very simple effect. The sides and bottom of the dress are fringed.
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