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CAS 1984-0010-0001A,B   CAS 1984-0010-0001A,B; Gauntlet gloves
Category Bead & Leatherwork
Object Name Gauntlet gloves
Culture Paiute
Global Region North America
Country USA
State/Prov./Dist. Nevada
County Elko
Other Geographic Data Town: Elko
Maker's Name Unknown
Date of Manufacture early 1900s
Collection Name N/A
Materials Leather; Glass beads; Cotton thread; Commercial fabric
Description Glove with wide, flaring gauntlet; Upper is decorated with three narrow red and black thread bands against a plain background; Gauntlet is decorated with two deer in blue, red and white; Fringe is attached to outer seam of gauntlet; Interior is lined with blue fabric.
Dimensions (cm) Width = 19.0, Thickness = 1.3, Length = 37.0