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National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution
Item: leggings

Date: 1932

Area: Waskaganish

Catalogue number: National Museum of Natural History E395275-0

Dimensions: Length 49.5cm; width 25.5cm

Technique: In places the basted outlines of pattern can be seen; upper portion of leggings are pieced; beads strung on sinew and stitched on to cloth with commercial thread.

Motifs: floral

Collector: Dr. John Cooper