Osage. <em>Leggings</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.11.694.9005_view1.jpg)



Medium: Hide, beads

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 29 3/4 x 15 3/8 in. (75.5 x 39.0 cm)


Accession Number: 11.694.9005

Image: CUR.11.694.9005_view1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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.

Brooklyn Museum