Dakota miniature moccasins pin

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Titles Dakota miniature moccasins pin
Description A pair of Dakota miniature beaded leather moccasins stuffed with cotton and connected to the upper buckskin pinback by strands of white beads, circa the late 20th century or earlier. 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)
Materials buckskin
plastic (organic material)
cotton (textile)
Creation Made by: Larson, Leona
Made in: Morton, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Made by: Dakota Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Subjects Presented to: Archabal, Nina Marchetti
Lower Sioux Indian Community in the State of Minnesota
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
Identifiers 1987.223.3 (Accession Number)

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