• Culture/People:

    probably Minnesota Chippewa (attributed)

  • Object name:

    Man's leggings

  • Date created:

    circa 1910

  • Place:

    Minnesota; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Velveteen, velvet, cotton cloth, wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Charles F. Nesler (1864-ca. 1940, an inspector with the US Indian Service, circa 1900); donated to MAI in 1921.

  • Dimensions:

    69 x 28 cm

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Anishinaabe exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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