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Prairie Island Dakota moccasins
Description Pair of sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole. Decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif. Predominant colors are yellows, green, reds, and blue. Leather thong tie closure and pinked tongue. Reportedly owned by Chief Shakopee (Little Six).
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 10 inches length
3 1/2 inches width
3 3/8 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Source: Campbell, Lena
Owned/used by: Shakopee
Collected by: Thayer, B. W.
Used by Dakota Indians
Collected in Prairie Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States
Used in Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: 1862
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 75.35.A,B