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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
pigment 539 cotton thread 354 wool cloth 199 glass beads 689 tanned hide 570
Names
leggings 199
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
L: 30 in, wide at top: 13 in
Credit Line:
The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe
Remarks:
Tanned hide cut straight at top. Wide and notched self-fringed cuff. Long hide strap sewn to top with cotton thread. Ermine tails wrapped with red wool cloth and tied on with hide along edge as well as some tanned hide strings with no ermine. Strip of hide sewn on with glass bead pattern of mostly white beads with hour-glass shapes in red and blue beads with four deep yellow 3-cross patterns.
Accession Number:
NA.202.1359

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