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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Plains 566
Descriptions
glass beads 689 cotton thread 354 tanned hide 162 rawhide 1018 pigment 539
Names
Moccasins 497
Date:
1900-1975
Dimensions:
H: 4.75 in, width: 5 in, L: 11 in
Credit Line:
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
Remarks:
Men’s moccasins with beaded keyhole designs. Tanned hide uppers and soft soles are one piece, seam at back of heel, separate tongues and cuffs. Top of ankle cuffs have pinked edges. Hide ties inserted in holes front of ankle cuffs. Instep decorated with keyhole design; bands of pink/light blue/red/white/blue/orange with four point blue star white center. Five color bands on each side of instep, and on back of heel. Narrow bands red and white beads around toe box areas. Traces of orange pigment on surface of hide.
Accession Number:
NA.202.1438

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