Leggings

Leggings

about 1960
Artist
Gertrude Tallbull, Cheyenne, American, 1921-1982
Work Locations: Denver, CO
Culture
Cheyenne
legging
skin, glass bead, porcupine quill, horse hair, metal bead, and wool
Bequest of Charles J. Norton
1999.254.2A-B
Gertrude Tallbull (Cheyenne, American). Leggings. about 1960. skin, glass bead, porcupine quill, horse hair, metal bead, and wool. Bequest of Charles J. Norton. 1999.254.2A-B.
This object is currently on view
Dimensions
length: 39 in, 99.0600 cm; width: 19 in, 48.2600 cm
Inscription
None.
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Gertrude Tallbull created this pair of leggings and a matching shirt for her husband, Richard Tallbull, Sr. who was sub chief of the Cheyenne Dog Soldier Society and a prominent member of the Denver Indian community for many years.