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Dakota quilled moccasins
Description Pair of leather moccasins with cuff and flap below cuff bound with ribbon. Vamp decorated with dyed quillwork in floral pattern. Predominant colors are green and purple. Pale pink and blue threads decorate the vamp seam. Reminents of dark blue ribbon bind flap below cuff which served as tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 1/2 inches length
3 inches height
3 1/2 inches width
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in vicinity of Birch Coulee, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Presented by: Hart (Heart), Esther Walker St. Clair
Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in vicinity of Birch Coulee, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1861.A,B