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Dakota miniature moccasins pin
Description Pair of miniature beaded buckskin moccasins stuffed with cotton and connected to the upper buckskin pinback by strands of white beads. The pin is outlined with brilliant green plastic beads and ornamented with tiny beadwork flowers. The pin was made by Leona Larson (Lucio), and presented to Nina Archibal, Director of the Minnesota Historical Society, at a Traditional Dakota Dinner held by the Lower Sioux Indian Community on September 11, 1987.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 1/4 inches length
1 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Pin (jewelry)
Creation Made by: Larson, Leona
Made in Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Lower Sioux Indian Community in the State of Minnesota
Made in Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Social life and customs.
Traditional Dakota Dinner
Dakota Indians--Jewelry.
Arts & Crafts. Handicrafts
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Adornment
Dates Use: Exactly 09/11/1987
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1987.223.3