University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 45-15-356B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Kiowa
Comanche
Provenience: Oklahoma
Culture Area: Plains (Culture Area)
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buckskin
Pigment
Glass
Tin
Technique:Stained
Beaded
Length: 26cm
Width: 10cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

rawhide sole; one piece buckskin upper stained blue-green on outer side of foot, yellow with two blue strips on inner side; vertical heel seam with fringes; simulated long instep piece with forked end; beaded border designs different; many tinklers; sewed-on ankle flaps with beaded edges


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