thread and sinew-sewn softly tanned hide; hide possibly recycled from dress yoke; lower portion of hide coated with green pigment and beaded with crosses and dragonflies with faceted brass, marcasite, and silver beads, length 35 in.
late 19th century
Provenance: All proceeds of sale will benefit an endowed Faculty Chair in Child Rights at the University of San Diego School of Law; From the US Children's Museum on the 19th Century
Copy of a tag noting: Kiowa Indian Elk Hide/ Dragonfly Leggings/ Elkhart/ Blue Dog/ Kansas - Oklahoma.
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