• Culture/People:

    Schaghticoke

  • Object name:

    Leg pad/protector

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Kent; Litchfield County; Connecticut; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Commercially tanned leather, twine/string, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Tied

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly owned by Value Kilson (Schaghticoke, ca. 1825-ca. 1910); collected in 1906 by anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951), probably during fieldwork sponsored by George G. Heye.

  • Catalog number:

    1/1057

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