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Dakota children's beaded moccasin
Description A single Dakota children's sinew sewn leather moccasin, circa the early 20th century or earlier. The shoe is decorated entirely with glass seed beads in geometric motif which extends to sole in white, blue, green, and rosy red. The seam that joins the cuff to the moccasin upper is trimmed with faded green cloth.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 1/2 inches length
3 inches width
3 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Santee Sioux Reservation, Niobrara, Knox County, Nebraska, United States
Siouan Indians--Footwear.
Siouan Indians--Children.
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not later than 1923
Donated in 1923.
Content: Exactly 1923
Date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 5005