• Culture/People:

    probably Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine) (attributed); collected among the Tlingit

  • Object name:

    Woman's leggings

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Cross Sound; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, appliqu├ęd, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1905.

  • Dimensions:

    51 x 24 cm

  • Catalog number:

    4322

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