Dakota beaded moccasin

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Description A single sinew sewn Dakota leather moccasin with rawhide sole, circa the late 19th century. It is decorated with glass seed beads in geometric pattern in rosy red, greens, blue, whites, pink, and yellows. The flap below the cuff is bound with red wool.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 3/4 inches height
3 3/4 inches width
9 inches length
Nomenclature Moccasin
Creation Made by Dakota Indians
Subjects Made by Dakota Indians
Collected in Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, United States
Collected in Eagle Butte, Dewey County, South Dakota, United States
Santee Indians--Footwear
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1880 - Approximately 1900

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9859.47.A

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