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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-354
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Southern Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Buckskin
Pigment
Tin
Glass
Technique:Stained
Beaded
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Man's moccasins. Rawhide sole, one piece bucksin upper stained yellow, set with tinklers. Long narrow instep piece simulated by red staining, beading and tinklers. Sewed on forked tongue, vertical heel seam, fringed, moccasin edge, ankle and vamp lines beaded with "twisted" design.

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