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Dakota beaded moccasins
Description Pair of dark brown, sinew-sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole. Decorated with glass seed beads in geometric pattern. Predominant colors are green, white, blue, and rose red. Ankle cuff seam trimmed with red ribbon band. Leather thong tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 inches length
3 3/4 inches width
5 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasins
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Used in: Lower Brule Sioux Tribe of the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
Used in: Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of the Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Used in Fort Thompson, Buffalo County, South Dakota, United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Siouan Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1890
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9492.4.A,B