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Children's beaded moccasins
Description This pair of child's leather moccasins has purple cloth cuffs and vamps which are decorated with glass seed beads in floral motif. They have red yarn tie closure and are bound with purple silk ribbon. They are likely Ojibwe, from the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches length (A)
2 1/2 inches width (A)
2 3/4 inches height (A)
5 inches length (B)
2 1/2 inches width (B)
2 3/4 inches height (B)
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Newman, Dr. Gustavus Adolphus
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Used in Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Not later than 1927

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 6604.20.A,B
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