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Dakota ribbon appliqued moccasins

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Description A pair of Dakota deerskin moccasins with cuff, circa 1910 or earlier. The vamp or insert is decorated with fabric strips and triangles with an inside row of green silk and pink feather stitch embroidery. The predominant colors are pink, blue, and green. The flap beneath cuff is bound with green silk ribbon. The shoes are attributed to Mary Red Cloud-Mazasinawin.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 8 3/4 inches length
3 3/8 inches width
3 3/4 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by: Red Cloud, Mary
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in vicinity of Birch Coulee, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Given by: Red Cloud, Mary
Received by: Whipple, Evangeline Marrs Simpson
Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in vicinity of Birch Coulee, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Use: Not later than 1910

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 1863.A,B
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