Girl's legging (one of a pair)

Native American (Arapaho)
late 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (Object attatched): 34.5 x 17 x 1.5 cm (13 9/16 x 6 11/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.432

Medium or Technique

Buckskin and beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Buckskin, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of beads tacked to the skin by parallel lines of sewing about one centimeter apart. The design is red, blue and yellow on a white ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection