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Woman's leggings  (Clothing/Garments)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1900

Materials:

Hide, wool cloth, hide thong/babiche, glass bead/beads, paint, sinew, cotton thread

Techniques:

Sewn, beaded

Dimensions:

42 x 19 x 1 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood), Native Americans, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), North America, Northern Plains, Plains

State:

Alberta

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Erastus T. Tefft (1877-1935, a New York stockbroker and collector of Indian artifacts); acquired by George Heye in 1905.

Source ID:

NMAI_5767

Catalog Number:

6076

Album Name:

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