Dakota children's beaded moccasins

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Description A pair of Dakota deerskin moccasins with cuff, circa 1900. The shoes are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif in predominant colors of light blue, green, and dark blue. They have a remnant ribbon border at the vamp in red and blue.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 3/4 inches height
3 inches width
6 inches length
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Whipple, Evangeline Marrs Simpson
Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Used in Faribault, Rice County, Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Footwear.
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Use: Approximately 1900

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 81.76.A,B

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