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Leggings

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Object Number:97-84-1492.2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Northern Cheyenne
Provenience: Montana
Near Lame Deer Creek
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Elkskin
Bead
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1492 - Old Museum Number
17786 - ANSP Number
II 495 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of child's leggings of buckskin or elk, solidly beaded bottom; dark and light blue, yellow, and red on white ground.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 495View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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