Arts of the Americas
early 20th century
29 3/4 x 15 3/8 in. (75.5 x 39.0 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund
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Osage (Native American). Leggings, early 20th century. Hide, beads, 29 3/4 x 15 3/8 in. (75.5 x 39.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund, 11.694.9005. Creative Commons-BY
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Hide leggings with double strand fringe at outside edge and at center thigh. Beadwork decoration along border predominantly in white, alternating with red crosses, light blue and yellow diagonals. This border wraps around to the back of the lower edge. The Inner calf leg has ^ forms, perhaps feathers?, in different colors of beads.
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