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Plains Indian Museum

wool 622 muslin 89 braintanned 68 Buckskin 430 smoked 60 Beads 2617
moccasins, woman's 7
foliate 12
H: 5.875 in, L: 9.5 in, width: 3.75 in
Credit Line:
Simplot Collection, Gift of J.R. Simplot
Dress and Adornment: Dress and/or Festive Adornment. Brain tanned and smoked buckskin uppers and soles, thread sewn with welted seams, rectangular tongues and ankle wraps have zigzag notched edges. Applique beaded vamps have a foliate design with 3 leaf-like designs near tongue in medium blue with cut metallic centers, royal blue outlines and connecting lines also connect to 3 bud designs near toe in clear lime green with yellow centers and royal outlines banded on either side with yellow on the connecting lines; other branching lines are beaded with clear red and cut metallic silver, medium blue and milky white and cut metallic silver. Inserted in ankle seam is a navy blue wool cuff with red muslin edge binding. Leather thong tie and wrap goes through sides just below the anakle seams and through the tongue.
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