This dress is a pleasing blend of European and traditional materials and styles. The dress is made from moose hide, sewn with sinew, trimmed with bright wool cloth and ornamented with beads and brass buttons. Red and white porcupine quills decorate the skin fringes. Clothing for a celebration!
Dimensions: 1245 x 640 mm
Given by B.R. Ross, Fort Simpson, 1860
Museum Number: National Museums of Scotland/A.558.37