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Moccasins

Object Number:45-15-469B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Iroquois
Culture Area: Northeast
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Fiber
Quill
Length: 25.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

smoke-tanned buckskin; T-heel seam with rounded end turned up and sewed down; no toe seam; the bottom being puckered onto a long narrow instep piece; cuff-piece added and bound with red braid which is extended for ties; floral design in quilling, green, white and violet; torn

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