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Description A pair of sinew-sewn leather moccasins with rawhide soles lined in blue cloth, possibly Dakota, circa 1900. The moccasins are decorated with glass seed beads arranged in a geometric design and feature heel seam fringe, leather thong tie closure and a split tongue with attached metal tinkler cones and remnants of red feathers. The predominant colors are white, blue, rose red, green, and orange.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 inches length each moccasin; includes 7 inches of fringe
4 inches width each moccasin
3 3/4 inches height each moccasin
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in United States
Used in United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 54IN.7.A,B

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