Lakota men's hide trousers

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Description A pair of Lakota hide trousers with extensive bead and quillwork decoration are constructed with a combination of machine and hand sewing, circa 1900. The legs each have fringe along the side seam. The three button fly closure has metal buttons, and a metal hook and eye at the waist. An adjustable metal buckle and strap are located at the waist back. The waist and cuffs are lined with pink and white flannel. The trousers were collected at the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 112 centimeters length
91 centimeters circumference (waist)
Nomenclature Trousers
Creation Made by Lakota Indians
Subjects Made by Lakota Indians
Collected in Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Pants & Leggings
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9859.21

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