Dakota children's beaded moccasins

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Description Pair of Dakota children's sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole. They are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric pattern in white, green, and rosy red. They have a heel seem fringe and fringe that runs from opening to toe down center of moccasin, and a leather thong tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 1/2 inches height
2 inches width
5 inches length (not including heel seam fringe)
2 inches length (fringe at longest point)
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Siouan Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not later than 1951
(Date moccasins were donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8890.25.A,B

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