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Ribbon appliqued moccasins
Description Pair of deerskin moccasins with cuff. Vamp or insert is decorated with fabric strips and triangles with an inside row of green silk feather stitch embroidery. Predominant colors are maroon, faded pink, and gold. Flap beneath cuff is bound with red silk ribbon which extends and served as tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 1/2 inches length
3 3/4 inches height
4 inches width
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
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 1546.B.1,2