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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183
Descriptions
porcupine quills 146 pigment 539 deerskin 352 bead 112
Names
leggings 199
Subjects
stripes 197
Date:
ca. 1850
Dimensions:
L: 36 in, width: 24 in, depth: 10 in
Credit Line:
Gift of The Coe Foundation
Remarks:
Pair of men's leggings, Blackfeet, deerskin with beaded decoration strip and painted stripes. Edge fringe partially wrapped with porcupine quillwork, bottom tab leggings. 1967 Catalog No. 53. Origin: When - 8-24-89 Jim Haas of Butterfield said this date should be ca. 1880. (EAB)
Accession Number:
1.67.16

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Whitney Western Art Museum.
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