Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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traditional dance regalia
  • Julia Whitebull
  • traditional dance regalia
  • cloth, shells, leather, beads, ribbon
  • Not on display
  • EL2010.021.a-k
  • Loan: Not in the Spencer's collection
Description

a. dentalium shell earrings (not rec'd until 25-March)
b. dentalium cape
c. dress with ribbon and dentalium shells
d. belt
e. knife case, attached to belt
f. pocket purse, attached to belt
g. large square purse with narrow strap
h. pair of leggings
i. pair of moccasins
j. shawl with ribbon fringe
k. breast plate of fake bone, beads, and ribbon