Woman’s Dance outfit - ROM2012_12682_14


Woman’s Dance outfit

Maker: Anishinaabeg (Southwestern Chippewa)
Medium:Cloth, glass beads, metal cones, coins
Geography: Minnesota, USA
Date: late 19th century-early 20th century
60 x 50 cm
Object number: 984.263.1.1
Credit Line: Gift of Carol Wilson
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
DescriptionThis appears to be an early form of jingle dress composed of a separate top and skirt. The metal cones (jingles) are composed of rolled snuff can tops.
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