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Garters/Legbands  (Clothing/Garments: Accessories)  "circa 1790"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1780-1800

Materials:

Hemp, porcupine quills, dye/dyes, metal cones, deer hair

Techniques:

Dyed, quill-netted, quill-wrapped (flat)

Dimensions:

63 x 4.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa), Central Subarctic, Eastern Subarctic, Great Lakes, Native Americans, North America, Northern Plains, Plains, Subarctic, Woodlands

Site Name:

Great Lakes region

Country:

Canada, USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by George Heye from an unknown source in London, England, in 1937.

Source ID:

NMAI_209818

Catalog Number:

19/6351

Album Name:

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