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Dakota beaded moccasins
Description Pair of sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole. Decorated with glass seed and faceted metal beads in geometric motif. Predominant colors are white, blue, red, and green. Split tongue with attached metal tinkler cones and reminents of purple feathers. Leather thong tie closure. Tongue and foot opening edged with green, blue, and white glass seed beads.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 1/2 inches length
4 inches width
4 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Dakota Indians--Footwear.
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1880 - Not later than 1889

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8800.2.A,B