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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-473
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Iroquois
Provenience: United States of America (uncertain)
Canada (uncertain)
New York (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Quill
Fiber
Glass
Length: 22.23 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Smoke-tanned buckskin, one piece with straight heel seam and long instep seam. Top turned down and solidly quilled, edge faced with dark blue silk and finished and two rows of white beads. Instep covered with quilled bands bordered with wave design and scrolls.

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