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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Arapaho 103
Descriptions
leather 2024 Beads 2617 Indian tanned 20 Lazy-Stitch 8
Names
moccasin 26
Subjects
squares 40 triangles 289
Date:
ca. 1895
Dimensions:
H: 4 in, L: 10.125 in, width: 3.625 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Margaret S. Garlow
Inscription:
Written on sole in red: G
Remarks:
Single Arapaho moccasin, left foot, Indian tanned leather (possibly deer hide) upper, fully beaded (lazy-stitch) except for tongue and ankle area in green, royal blue and white seed beads, design is a white band with blue and green triangles and stepped squares then a blue band then green ground with blue and white stepped squares in 2 `V's pointing toward the toe; leather thong for tie woven through leather around ankle; sole was cut from a parfleche with painting to the inside; traces of hair remain on the outer sole.
Accession Number:
1.69.2373

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