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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Northern Plains 1866 Shoshone 24
Descriptions
buffalo 115 pigment 539 buffalo hide 28 rawhide 1018 hair 424
Names
Moccasins 497
Date:
ca. 1870
Dimensions:
H: 8.5 in, L: 11.125 x 10.75 in, width: 5 x 4.75 in
Credit Line:
Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alan S. McDowell
Remarks:
Dress and Adornment, Daily and/or Festive Adonrment. Moccasins, buffalo uppers with hair on and turned to inside, rawhide soles, sinew stitching; uppers have heel seam, added rectangular tongues and added cuff sections which could be tied up around ankle or rolled down. Traces of red, yellow and green coloring left on tops. Buckskin thong ties lace through hide around ankle and wrap around cuffs several times.
Accession Number:
NA.202.889

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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