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Embroidered and quilled moccasins

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Description This pair of deerskin moccasins have vamps and inserts that are decorated with chain embroidered floral motif with an outside row of dyed quill pieces and horsehair cording. The floral crewel work is very intricate. These moccasins could be Dakota or Ojibwe.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 inches length (A)
3 inches height (A)
3 1/2 inches width (A)
9 inches length (B)
3 inches height (B)
3 1/2 inches width (B)
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Discovery: Not earlier than 1860 - Not later than 1901

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 1858.A,B
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