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Embroidered and quilled moccasins
Description Pair of deerskin moccasins. Vamp or insert is decorated with chain embroidered floral motif with an outside row of dyed quill pieces and horsehair (est.) cording. Predominant colors are pink, purple, green, and red.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 inches length
3 inches height
3 1/2 inches width
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: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 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