• Image of THE RED and BLACK COLLECTION
  • Image of THE RED and BLACK COLLECTION
  • Image of THE RED and BLACK COLLECTION
  • Image of THE RED and BLACK COLLECTION
  • Image of THE RED and BLACK COLLECTION

THE TURTLEGANG RED & BLACK COLLECTION.... Red and black are the main colors used by the Lenape. Red Color Meanings and Symbolism: The color of red symbolized violence, war, blood, wounds, strength, energy, power and success in war paint but might also symbolize happiness and beauty in face paint.Black Color Meanings and Symbolism: The color of black was perceived as a "living" color and worn on the face to prepare for war as shown in the above picture. Black is a very aggressive color. Black meant strength. It might also indicated that the wearer was a powerful warrior who had proved himself in battle. Black was also used to symbolize victory and might be applied before returning home to the camp. Red and Black are also the colors of Mesingw the Lenape Mask Spirit, a powerful, sacred medicine spirit who maintains the balance of nature, appears to Lenape men in dreams, and is the focus of certain traditional Lenape religious rituals.
The Red & Black Collection is the classic t-shirt. Its fine jersey cotton construction makes it extremely soft and comfortable to wear. It's a good choice for day-to-day wear – it's durable and can withstand several washings while retaining its shape and color.
100% fine jersey cotton*
Fabric weight: 4.3 oz (146 g/m2)
30 singles
Shoulder-to-shoulder taping
Double stitched sleeves and bottom hem
Made in the USA