Beaded moccasins

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Description A pair of sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole, possibly Assiniboine, circa the mid-20th century or earlier. The shoes are decorated with glass seed beads border in geometric triangle motif, in predominant colors of white, green, and red. The cuff is trimmed with pale blue ribbon. The tongue decorated with glass seed beads, metal tinkler cones, and red feathers. They have a tie closure with leather thong.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 inches height
4 inches width
10 3/4 inches length
Nomenclature Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Assiniboine Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Assiniboine Indians
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not later than 1956

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2710.A,B

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