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Dakota beaded moccasin uppers
Description A pair of Dakota unfinished leather moccasin uppers, circa the 1860s. They are decorated with glass seed beads featuring a black buffalo with columns and triangles, in predominant colors of black, reds, green, golds, and blues.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 11 1/2 inches length
7 1/4 inches width
1/16 inch height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Clark, Colonel John Garvin
Collected in Fort Rice, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Used during U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Fort Rice, Dakota Territory
Dakota Indians.
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Discovery: Not earlier than 1860 - Not later than 1865

Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 69.54.15.A,B