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Dakota wool leggings with spot-stitched beadwork
Description This woman's pair of wool leggings has spot-stitched beadwork in an otter-tail design. The leggings were reportedly worn as part of a Dakota ceremonial jingle dress made by Lucy Pair in 1905 (see also blouse and skirt, ID Numbers 1141.A.1 and 1141.A.2).
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 22 inches length (1)
15 3/4 inches width (1)
20 inches length (2)
14 1/2 inches width (2)
Nomenclature Legging
Creation Made by: Pair, Lucy
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Given by: Cowles, Mrs. Augustus
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Collected in Wheaton, Traverse County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Outerwear. Pants & Leggings
Dates Creation: Exactly 1905
Content: Exactly 1936

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1141.B.1,2