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Children's moccasins
Description A pair of sinew-sewn leather moccasins, possibly Dakota, with rawhide soles, circa 1900. They are decorated with dyed quillwork with glass seed bead border in geometric triangle motif. Predominant colors are red, blue, and yellow. The cuff is trimmed with red ribbon. The shoes have tie closures with leather thongs.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 1/2 inches width
6 3/4 inches length
4 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasins
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Made in (possibly) Fort Thompson, Buffalo County, South Dakota, United States
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Lower Brule, Lyman County, South Dakota, United States
Made in (possibly) Fort Thompson, Buffalo County, South Dakota, United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Siouan Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9492.5.A,B