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Leggings

Collection ID: 
1991.L9
Collection: 
Ethnography
Cree beadwork leggings. Beadwork panels lined with brown silk edged with a black binding. Sewn with white cotton thread. Double bead edging, slightly larger white beads. Black ribbon tiers at the cuffs. Note: edging on the back and front is different. On one side it is a blue zigzag line, and on the other it is white beads sewn in curls.

Keywords
textiles

Physical attributes

Dimensions
Length450mm
Number of parts2
Material
Cloth

Production

OriginatorCree
Date (general)19th century
PlaceCanada

Field collection

CollectorWatt, William S
PlaceCanada

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