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Leggings

Object Number:45-15-326B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Blackfeet (uncertain)
Provenience: Northern Plains
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Glass
Brass
Muslin
Flannel
Technique:Beaded
Length: 43.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Riding leggings. Fronts of buckskin bound with red flannel, covered with beading. Design: two broad chevrons composed of small blocks, red, green, dark blue and yellow, white ground. Solidly beaded, cuff, solidly beaded, similar triangles on white ground. Green cloth heading set with brass ball buttons, backs of drill, lining of muslin.

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