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Plains children's beaded moccasins
Description A pair of sinew-sewn Plains, possibly Siksika or Sihásapa Lakota, leather moccasins with rawhide sole, child's size, circa the early 20th century. They are decorated with glass seed beads in geometric pattern in white and blues. They have a leather thong tie closure.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 1/2 inches length of longest moccasin
3 inches height of tallest moccasin
4 inches height of widest moccasin
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Creation Made in Montana, United States
Made by (possibly) Siksika Indians
Made by (possibly) Sihasapa Indians
Made by Plains Indians
Subjects Made in Montana, United States
Made by (possibly) Siksika Indians
Made by (possibly) Sihasapa Indians
Made by Plains Indians
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1905
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8574.1.2.A,B