Pair of Leggings

Niitsitapii (Blackfoot / Blackfeet), Northern Plains, Plains

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late 19th century

Wool cloth, glass beads, and thread

Overall: 33 7/16 in. (85 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26602

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

To Image and to See: Crow Indian Photographs by Edward S. Curtis and Richard Throssel, 1905-1910, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 1-September 5, 1993.

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Publication History

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.74, no.135.

Provenance

Collected by Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #:187

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