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Dakota beaded moccasins
Description Pair of deerskin moccasins with cuff. Vamp or insert is decorated with fabric strips and a pale yellow plied thread decorating the seam. Predominant colors are faded pink, brown, and navy blue. Cuff decorated with strips of fabric and bordered with white glass seed beads. Attributed to Little Crow's band at the village of Kaposia.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 1/2 inches length
3 1/4 inches width
2 3/8 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Creation Made by: Little Crow's band
Made in (possibly) Kaposia Village, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made in (possibly) Kaposia Village, Dakota County, Minnesota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1850 - Not later than 1915

Restrictions Through curatorial review and/or additional consultation with American Indian elders, spiritual leaders, tribal officers or lineal descendants, this item has been determined to be culturally sensitive. As advised by the Minnesota Historical Society Indian Advisory Committee on April 20, 2012, the Minnesota Historical Society will not display images of culturally sensitive items on the public database.
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 258.A,B