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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Lakota 107 Northern Plains 1866
Descriptions
sinew 620 tanned hide 570 cotton thread 354 glass beads 689 tin cones 81 rawhide 1018 Cotton cloth 154 dyed horse hair 63
Names
Moccasins 497
Date:
ca.1870
Dimensions:
width: 4.125 in, L: 11 in
Credit Line:
he 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
Remarks:
Hard sole, upper of tanned hide, straight cuff, hide tie at cuff, attached tongue is long, forked, beaded with tin cones and red dyed horse hair inserts. Cotton cloth edging (faded blue) over the top of the cuff, hand stitched with black thread. Six (6) dark blue triangular steps around perimeter, with white background between with three (3) red squares running vertically down center of each area. Center of toe has six (6) of the red squares. Upper has green majority, on vamp are two vertical stripes of white with one (1) blue step triangle with single red square on either side. The step triangle lies horizontally. The forked tongue is white with three (3) large red squares and top edge single row of red. Short fringe trailer running down back of heel.
Accession Number:
NA.202.1411

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