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Dakota embroidered miniature moccasins

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Description A pair of miniature leather moccasins with cuffs trimmed in faded green-gray silk ribbon, Dakota, circa the early 20th century or earlier. The vamp is embroidered with faded green-gray and gold silk thread. They have a faded green-gray silk ribbon tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 inches length
1 1/2 inches width
1 1/2 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasins
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Dike, Major William H.
Presented by: Lawrence, Mrs. Julia Walker
Received by: Whipple, Evangeline Marrs Simpson
Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by Dakota Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Used in Birch Coulee, Renville County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Use: Not later than 10/1908
Presented to Mrs. Evangeline Whipple by Mrs. Julia (Walker) Lawrence on visit to Birch Coulee. Oct. 1908
Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1977.A,B
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