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Plains Indian Museum

Rosebud Reservation South Dakota 248 Brule Lakota 2
tanned hide 570 cotton thread 354 dye 189 porcupine quills 146 rawhide 1018 glass beads 689
Moccasins 497
ca. 1900
L: 9.75 in, H: 3 in, width: 4 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
One piece, back seamed, hard sole tanned hide moccasins with straight cut ankle cuff with two (2) ties at top of cuff. Attached, 3" wide tongue with beadwork along edge. Vamp has 14 rows with three groups of 3 rows; two groups of 2 single rows and 1 single - of red dyed quillwork with 3 full purple and yellow box designs, and 2 partial of same. Single row goes around perimeter with two rows around heel. Red, black and yellow seed beads along edge of cuff.
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