Pictographic War Shirt

Pictographic War Shirt

c. 1800-1820
Culture
Upper Missouri River
Country
United States
shirt
Native tanned hide, porcupine quills, red trade cloth, dyes, and sinew
Gift of Ken and Judy Siebel
2019.656

Upper Missouri River artist, Pictographic War Shirt, c. 1800-1820. Native tanned hide, porcupine quills, red trade cloth, dyes, and sinew; 34 x 43 x 11 in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Ken and Judy Siebel, 2019.656

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
height: 34 in, 86.36 cm; width: 43 in, 109.22 cm; depth: 11 in, 27.94 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Known Provenance
Bill Chastain (dealer), Albuquerque, NM; Peter Mansfield, Arizona, 1981 or 1982; Grimmer Roche, Santa Fe, NM 2007; gifted 2019 by Mr. Kenneth F. Siebel to the Denver Art Museum