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Dakota beaded & quilled moccasins
Description Pair of sinew and thread sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole. Decorated with dyed quillwork and glass seed beads in geometric patterns. Predominant colors are red, purple, white, and blue. Tongue tabs have metal tinkler cones with reminents of orange feathers. Foot opening bound with cloth. Leather thong tie closure and heel seam fringe.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 3/4 inches length at longest point
3 inches height at tallest point
3 1/2 inches width at widest point
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Siouan Indians--Footwear.
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1900
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 9544.3.A,B