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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Blackfeet 183 Cree 51
Descriptions
green 634 edge 6 royal blue 11 scalloped 38 hide 1074 wool 622 brain-tanned 11 buffalo 115 White 769 Buckskin 430 Red 1061 Beads 2617
Names
Moccasins 497
Subjects
diagonal rows 2 base to base boxes 32 horizontal bands stepped triangles 17 triangles 289 contiguous stepped diamonds
Date:
ca. 1915
Dimensions:
H: 7.125 in, width: 4.25 in, L: 10.5 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Senator and Mrs. Alan K. Simpson
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment: Daily and/or Festive Adornment. Brain-tanned buckskin ankle extensions and soles, buffalo(?) uppers and rectangular tongues, green wool flap with scalloped edge sewn into seam between upper and ankle extension, soles sewn on with an outside seam-may be replacements. Fully beaded upper. Vamp has 2 contiguous stepped diamond design with 3 triangle attached to it base to base, all in red and royal blue on white ground. Horizontally beaded band around bottom edge of vamp has royal and red stepped triangles on white ground. Vertically beaded sides have diagonal rows of red and royal boxes with last 2 forming a stepped triangle at the heel on white ground.
Accession Number:
NA.202.863

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