Dakota beaded moccasins

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Description A pair of Dakota sinew- and thread-sewn leather moccasins with rawhide soles partially detached, circa the late 19th century. They are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif in predominant colors of white and dark blue. The shoes have a tie closure with leather thong.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 1/4 inches height
3 1/4 inches width
8 inches length
Nomenclature Moccasins
Creation Made in United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made in United States
Made by Dakota Indians
Used in United States
Dakota Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1875 - Not later than 1899
(Late 19th century)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1981.41.17.A,B

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