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NA.202.448
Tama, Iowa | Meskwaki | Sac ...
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NA.202.448 | 1880 | L: 10.25 in, width: 4.875 in, H: 2.875 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of the Pilot Foundation | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, soft soled. Beaded vamp floral design in yellow, pink, blue and white on turquoise ground on insteps and red/white hearts ground on outside. Some beads missing on each toe. Beaded cuffs, outside floral design in yellow, blue, pink, black and white on red/white hearts ground toward the front. Rear design green, pink and white on turquoise ground, instep cuffs are checkerboard design outlined in white of yellow, green, pink, blue, red/white hearts and turquoise. | NA.202.448Dk.JPG | NA.202.448.JPG | NA.202.448.jpg | na.202.448 v1.jpg | na.202.448 v2.jpg | na.202.448.jpg | checkerboard | floral | Moccasins | deer hide | glass beads | seed | Tama, Iowa | Meskwaki | Sac and Fox

NA.202.684
Eastern Sioux | South Dakota...
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NA.202.684 | ca. 1905 | L: 8.875 in, width: 3.125 in, H: 2.25 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, yellow cloth on top edges. Blocks of beading in green, turquoise and maroon with beaded strip around bottom. Across arch and down foot to toe in yellow, turquoise and maroon. | NA.202.684A&B.JPG | na.202.684.jpg | blocks | Moccasins | Beads | green | turquoise | cloth | maroon | yellow | seed | deerskin | Eastern Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.102
Sioux | Northern Plains | Mo...
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NA.202.102 | ca. 1885 | L: 10.75 in, width: 3.75 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Adornment And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, fully beaded vamp in cross design. Triple border lane along bottom edge in geometric and open door tipi design. Ankle opening edge bound with black print cloth. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.102.JPG | cross design | geometric | open door tipi design | Moccasins | rawhide | tanned | trade cloth | seed | glass beads | soles | deer hide | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.202.856
Assiniboine | Gros Ventre | ...
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NA.202.856 | ca. 1885 | L: 10.5 in, width: 3.625 in, H: 4 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Senator and Mrs. Alan K. Simpson | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Indian tanned buckskin upper with separate rectangular tongue, rawhide sole, fringed strip in heel seam, sinew sewn. Fully beaded upper (applique stitch) with a cross design on white triangles with orange rectangles bordered and connected with royal blue on vamp, diamond and triangles design in orange and royal on sides of ankles, all on periwinkle blue ground with a band around bottom edge of foot of triangles of orange or red white hearts bordered with white and royal on pink ground. Leather thong tie secured through holes at heel and front edges of narrow leather top ankle edge. | NA.202.856A&B.JPG | NA.202.856.jpg | NA.202.856.jpg | triangles | diamonds | cross | bands | Moccasins | Buckskin | sole | sewn | periwinkle blue | Beads | orange | pink | sinew | red white hearts | royal blue | seed | rawhide | White | fringe | Indian tanned | Assiniboine | Gros Ventre

NA.202.698
South Dakota | Sioux | Mocca...
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NA.202.698 | ca. 1910 | L: 11 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 4 in | Gift of Harriet D. Reed and Betty N. Landercasper, In Memory of W. Guruea Dyer. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled. Beaded triangle designs in blue, green, red white hearts, yellow on l white strip around bottom and down foot with turquoise fill between strips. Some beading on tongue. | NA.202.698A&B.JPG | na.202.698.jpg | triangles | strips | Moccasins | blue | Beads | deerskin | seed | green | red white hearts | yellow | White | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.1083
Plains | Moccasins | Beads |...
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NA.202.1083 | ca. 1920 | H: .755 in, L: 4.5 in, width: 2.75 in | Gifts of Guy H. Phillips in memory of Guy and Jean Phillips | Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Pair of buckskin baby moccasins with leather tie around ankle. Three beaded strips on vamp. Center strip is longest with pink, light blue, red and blue beads; shorter strips on either side of light blue and pink beads. | NA.202.1083.jpg | NA.202.1083.jpg | Moccasins | Beads | leather | Plains

NA.202.765
South Dakota | Sioux | Mocca...
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NA.202.765 | 1890 | L: 11.25 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 3.375 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard soled, pinked cuff. Beaded circular design on foot in white, yellow, red white hearts, blue and green on dark blue ground. Bead strip around bottom, tipi designs in dark blue, yellow, red white hearts on white ground. Beaded tongue with tin cones at the ends. Shoe lace ties on one foot. | NA.202.765.A&B.JPG | na.202.765.jpg | tipi designs | strip | circular | Moccasins | Beads | green | dark blue | blue | cones | White | red white hearts | yellow | seed | shoe lace | deerskin | tin | South Dakota | Sioux

NA.202.831
Ojibway | Chippewa | Moccasi...
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NA.202.831 | 1900 | L: 11.25 in, H: 3.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Slipper style -- Indian tanned brown leather (possibly moose), one piece sole and sides with inset toe and upper foot section, inset is beaded in a floral design with clear, greasy blue, cobalt blue, light blue, pink greasy green, dark green, translucent purple, clear yellow, dirty orange and black with white stripes seed beads; attached cream leather cuff with zig-zag edges and interwoven with a strip of brown leather; cream leather tassle attached at top edge of inset. | NA.202.831A&B.JPG | na.202.831.jpg | floral | Moccasins | light blue | cobalt blue | greasy green | White | dark green | tanned | black | Clear | cuff | translucent purple | seed | dirty orange | brown | pink | Beads | leather | tassle | cream colored | greasy blue | clear yellow | Ojibway | Chippewa

NA.202.25
Cheyenne | Northern Plains |...
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NA.202.25 | ca. 1885 | L: 9.969 in, width: 3.055 in | Adolf Spohr Collection, Gift of Larry Sheerin | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, lazy stitch bead decoration in geometric design on vamp, sides, back in morning star design on vamp, vertical strip up heel, borderlane along bottom edge. Commercial leather soles. | NA.202.25.A&B.JPG | na.202.25.jpg | morning star design | geometric | Moccasins | hide | tanned | Beads | vertical strip | commercial | deer | leather | soles | lazy stitch | seed | Cheyenne | Northern Plains

NA.202.767
Crow | Montana | Moccasins |...
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NA.202.767 | 1910 | H: 8.75 in, L: 9.25 in, width: 4.25 in | Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Moccasins. Deerskin, soft soled, high top; beaded lane on foot with four leaf designs in turquoise, yellow, red, clear green and blue. | NA.202.767A&B.JPG | na.202.767.jpg | Leaf | Moccasins | clear green | Red | blue | high top | Beads | yellow | deerskin | seed | turquoise | Crow | Montana

NA.202.938
Plateau | Moccasins | braint...
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NA.202.938 | ca. 1940 | H: 3.25 in, L: 9.25 in, width: 3 in | Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot | Dress and Adornment, Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Braintanned and smoked buckskin uppers, soles, pinked and fringed cuffs, pinked tongues and ties. T heel seam extends into rear of sole bringing sides of sole up to become part of the upper. Added V cut-out tails; ties go through holes in tongues and upper fronts; machine sewn. Vamps have a stepped diamond motif in lazy stitched blocks of clear red, clear dark blue and clear yellow, all faceted. New Typology - Hatt 11; BSM 2(Ca-b). | NA.202.938.JPG | Diamond | Moccasins | braintanned | Beads | Buckskin | smoked | machine sewn | Plateau

NA.202.860
Crow | Moccasins | buffalo |...
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NA.202.860 | ca. 1920 | H: 8 x 7.75 in, width: 3.625 x 3.625 in, L: 9.5 x 9.5 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Ms. Anne Model | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Brain-tanned buckskin uppers, soles and ankle extensions with rectangular buffalo-hide tongues, pieced at heel on one end of ankle wrap, all sinew sewn. Fully beaded vamp has bands of light blue alternating with bands of clear kelly green with orange and royal rectangles and orange with clear kelly and greasy yellow rectangles; bottom edge of vamp and around outside bottom edge is a band of greasy yellow with red and white rectangles. Heel seam is covered with a vertical band of light blue and clear kelly green with small orange boxes. | NA.202.860A&B.JPG | NA.202.860.jpg | NA.202.860.jpg | vertical bands | rectangles | boxes | bands | Moccasins | buffalo | Buckskin | brain-tanned | hide | greasy yellow | Beads | light blue | orange | Red | sinew | royal blue | clear kelly green | White | Crow

NA.202.133
Sioux | Northern Plains | Mo...
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NA.202.133 | ca. 1890 | L: 11 in, width: 4 in | Gift of Mr. E. G. Balsam | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, fully beaded vamp in lazy stitch geometric design, triple border lane along bottom edge and up center back. Ankle opening edge bound with gold cloth. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.133A&B.JPG | NA.202.133.jpg | NA.202.133dtl.jpg | geometric | Moccasins | gold | cloth | Beads | deer | tanned | trade | seed | soles | lazy stitch | rawhide | hide | Sioux | Northern Plains

NA.202.1368
Apache | Southwest | Moccasi...
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NA.202.1368 | 1910-1930 | L: 40 in, L: 9.5 in, width: 4.5 in | The Paul Dyck Plains Indian Buffalo Culture Collection, acquired through the generosity of the Dyck family and additional gifts of the Nielson Family and the Estate of Margaret S. Coe | tall, plain tanned hide moccasins covered in brown/orange ochre pigment one piece, seamed down back with 1 ¼” flap, and sewn to rawhide sole with sinew thread. Rawhide soles that turn up into “noses” at the tip. The oval shaped “nose” is decorated with two rows of triangles cut our from the rawhide, and colored in with blue, also two curved thick lines projecting downward from rows. Hide strip serves as tie around the ankle, laced through slit openings in hide base. Front design (both) drawn at top of “b” in possible ink, of curved shapes, lighting bolt, and circles measures 5 ½” L x 3”W. Back of top has design in blue pigment with two downward touching triangles, and very faded curved lines outside. | NA.202.1368.jpg | Moccasins | tanned hide | sinew | pigment | rawhide | Apache | Southwest

NA.202.417
Fort Yates | Sioux | Moccasi...
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NA.202.417 | 1935 | L: 11.25 in, width: 4 in | Gift of J.W. Duke Wellington | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Deerskin with rawhide soles. Orange, blue and red beadwork on white ground in geometric designs. Beaded tongues with metal cone tinklers and red feathers. | NA.202.417.jpg | geometric | Moccasins | blue | Beads | rawhide | orange | feathers | seed | White | cones | Red | soles | deerskin | tin | Fort Yates | Sioux

NA.202.783
Crow Indian Reservation, Mon...
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NA.202.783 | ca. 1885 | L: 6 in, width: 2.75 in, H: 2 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Child's -- Leather; beaded upper with box design in orange and blue on light blue ground; beaded border in white, blue, green and pink; rawhide soles. | NA.202.783A&B.JPG | na.202.783.jpg | box design | Moccasins | green | blue | soles | rawhide | light blue | orange | leather | Beads | White | pink | seed | Crow Indian Reservation, Montana | Crow

NA.202.461
Hidatsa/Mandan | Northern Pl...
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NA.202.461 | 1900 | L: 11.125 in, width: 4.125 in, H: 3.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of friends of James Nielson and Anne Young in honor of their marriage. | C-247 and 712 written on soles. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin, hard sole. Decorated with porcupine quills woven in strip down the top of the foot to the toe with two triangles at each end of the top to give general 'T' shape. Coors are pink, red, yellow and purple. | NA.202.461.A&B.JPG | NA.202.461.JPG | NA.202.461 dtl.JPG | NA.202.461 dtl2.JPG | triangles | general "T" shape | Moccasins | quills | deerskin | purple | porcupine | pink | Red | Woven | yellow | Hidatsa/Mandan | Northern Plains

NA.202.431
Moccasins | Beads | deerskin...
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NA.202.431 | L: 10.75 in, width: 4 in, H: 3.625 in | Gift of Irving H. "Larry" Larom Estate. | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin moccasins, rawhide soles, lazy stitch beading designs of blue and pink triangles and cross on white ground with red and green fill; two fingered tongue has lost all beads, decorated with tin cones and red fringe. | na.202.431.jpg | triangles | cross | Moccasins | Beads | deerskin | pink | tin | blue | lazy stitch | seed | Red | cones | fringe | soles | White | rawhide

NA.202.816
Sioux | South Dakota | Mocca...
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NA.202.816 | ca. 1890 | L: 11 in, width: 4 in, H: 4 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection | Dress and Adornment: Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Leather; beaded with triangle design in white, blue, green and red white hearts; forked tongue with tin cones; cuff painted yellow; rawhide soles. | NA.202.816A&B.JPG | na.202.816.jpg | triangle | Moccasins | painted | tin | rawhide | blue | cuff | red white hearts | Beads | green | seed | soles | leather | White | cones | yellow | Sioux | South Dakota

NA.202.141
Northern Plains | Moccasins ...
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NA.202.141 | ca. 1890 | L: 9.875 in, width: 3.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, wrapped quillwork stripes on vamp, bead border lane along bottom edge and up center back. Ankle opening edge bound with blue cloth. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.141A&B.JPG | na.202.141.jpg | stripes | Moccasins | quills | soles | porcupine | rawhide | blue | deer | Beads | tanned | hide | trade | cloth | seed | Northern Plains

NA.202.642
Fort Belknap Indian Reservat...
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NA.202.642 | 1910 | L: 10.625 in, width: 3.875 in, H: 3.375 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Pohrt | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Deerskin hard soles, fully beaded tops with blue and yellow crosses on turquoise ground. | NA.202.642A&B.JPG | na.202.642.jpg | crosses | Moccasins | turquoise | Beads | seed | blue | yellow | deerskin | Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, Montana | Assiniboine

NA.202.103
Blackfeet | Northern Plains ...
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NA.202.103 | ca. 1885 | L: 11.375 in, width: 4.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily Adornment And/Or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, overlay beaded key hole design with triangular shaped forms along edge of key hole. Cross in center. Rawhide soles. | NA.202.103A&B.JPG | na.202.103.jpg | triangle | key hole | Moccasins | rawhide | soles | hide | Beads | tanned | overlay | deer | seed | Blackfeet | Northern Plains

NA.202.745
Arizona | Apache | Moccasins...
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NA.202.745 | 1880 | L: 11 in, width: 3.25 in, H: 13.25 in | Gift of Dan Chapel in honor of Mr. Frank and Elizabeth Chapel | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/Or Festive Adornment. Boot -- Deerskin, hard soled, turned up toe. Buffed, painted along edges in black and red. Zigzag and feather designs. | NA.202.745.A&B.JPG | na.202.745.jpg | feather designs | zigzag | Moccasins | deerskin | black | paint | Red | Arizona | Apache

NA.202.11
Sioux | Northern Plains | Mo...
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NA.202.11 | ca. 1890 | L: 9.75 in, width: 3.375 in | Gift of Corliss C. and Audrienne H. Moseley | Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Tanned, deer hide, lazy stitch bead decoration on vamp, double border lane along bottom edge, rawhide soles. | NA.202.11.A&B.JPG | na.202.11.jpg | Moccasins | soles | rawhide | hide | Beads | deer | tanned | lazy stitch | seed | Sioux | Northern Plains