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Moccasin

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Object Number:39-18-15.1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Oglala
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Pine Ridge Reservation
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Buckskin
Fiber
Bead
Quill
Length: 17 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Robert Frazier, 1939

Description

Rawhide soles; low buckskin [thick, brown, elk(?)] tops with tongue of same piece. Muslin (?) ankle flaps; buckskin tying thongs. Band of beads, rectilinear designs on blue background, on uppers along soles; vamp with design in dyed porcupine quill.

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