Beaded moccasins

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Description A pair of sinew-sewn leather moccasins, possibly Lakota, with rawhide sole, circa the early 19th to early 20th century. They are decorated with faceted metal and glass seed beads in geometric motif, in predominant colors of green, white, blue, yellow, and red. They have a tie closure with leather thong.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 3/4 inches height
4 inches width
11 inches length
Nomenclature Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Lakota Indians
Subjects Made by (possibly) Lakota Indians
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1825 - Not later than 1925

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2655.54.A,B

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