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Pair of leggings

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Red flannel, ornamented with a band of geometric design worked with strings of beads which are tacked to a band of leather by parallel lines of sewing about one centimeter apart. Design is blue, green, red on a white ground. Trimmed with yellow and black flannel.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native American (Sioux or Cheyenne?), late 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

72 cm (28 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.423-424

Medium or Technique

Leather, flannel, beadwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes