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Woman's leggings  (Clothing/Garments)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, hide thong/babiche

Techniques:

Sewn, appliqued, overlay beadwork

Dimensions:

51 x 24 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kaska Dena, Native Americans, North America, Northern Athapaskan, Northern Northwest Coast, Northwest Coast, Subarctic, Tlingit, Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine), Western Subarctic

Site Name:

Cross Sound

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1905.

Source ID:

NMAI_4473

Catalog Number:

4322

Album Name:

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