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Catalog Number 1985.025.001.1-.2
Object Name Legging
Collection Charlotte York Irey
Tribe Kiowa
Description Woman's buckskin leggings with attached moccasins. Moccasins have beaded geometric design in center in purple, pink, and blue beads. Beaded border at juncture of leggings and moccasins in blue, light blue, pink, red, white beads. Buckskin thong laced around top of moccasins and tied in front. Flap on leggings have two bands of beading on outer edges and one at bottom in light blue, red, yellow, white, green, pink, dark blue, and purple beads with white beaded border on outer edge and bottom edge of leggings. Row of brass buttons between two bands of beading on flaps. Buckskin possibly dyed yellow. Two thongs wrapped around leggings and tied in front on both leggings, one thong with decorative beads on each end (metal and black and white on right legging, one turquoise on left legging). Top flap has fringe on end and once dyed yellow and green.
Dimensions L-25 Dia-9.5 inches
Material leather, beads, brass, dye
People Irey, Charlotte York
Category Native American Moccasins