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Dakota beaded moccasins

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Description A pair of Dakota sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole, circa 1880. They are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif in white, green, red, and blues. They have a leather thong tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 inches length
3 3/4 inches width
4 1/2 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasins
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Dakota Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1880
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 6507.15.A,B

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