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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Arapaho 103
Descriptions
Beads 2617 Lazy-Stitch 8 leather 2024 Indian tanned 20
Names
moccasin 26
Subjects
hearts 19
Date:
ca. 1885
Dimensions:
H: 5 in, L: 9.5 in, width: 3.625 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Margaret S. Garlow
Inscription:
Written on sole in red: G
Remarks:
Single Arapaho moccasin, right foot, Indian tanned leather (possibly deerskin) upper with lazy-stitch beadwork consisting of one long 3-section bar flanked by 2 short bars beaded in white, red/white hearts, green, yellow and navy blue seed beads; two piece leather thong for tie woven through leather around ankle with knotted end at heel; separate attached cuff with thong tie at seam; sole was cut from a parfleche with painting to the inside.
Accession Number:
1.69.2371

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