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Dakota moccasins
75.35 a-b
Description A pair of Dakota sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole, circa 1862. They are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif in yellows, green, reds, and blue. They have a leather thong tie closure and pinked tongue. They were reportedly owned by Mdewakanton Dakota 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 Dakota Indians
Subjects Source: Campbell, Lena
Owned/used by: Shakopee
Collected by: Thayer, B. W.
Made by Dakota Indians
Used by Mdewakanton Indians
Used by Dakota Indians
Used in Minnesota, United States
Collected in Prairie Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: 1862
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 75.35.A,B