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Plains Indian Museum

Mandan 38 Upper Missouri Region 15 Hidatsa 19
rawhide 1018 porcupine quills 146 tanned hide 570 glass beads 689 cotton thread 354 bird quills dye 189
Moccasins 497
ca. 1900
L: 10.25 in, H: 3.75 in, width: 3.75 in
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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
Light colored, soft, tanned hide, hard soled moccasins with straight ankle cuff. One piece top with seam on heel. Added U shaped cuff with hide tie laced through a slit in tongue and hole on either side of ankle cuff. Cuff and tongue are beaded on edge in "rick rack" style in dark blue and yellow. 3 ½" dia. sunburst design on vamp in purple, red and off white quillwork. Red quillwork strip along lower edge of moccasin.
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