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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-440A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Blackfeet
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buckskin
Glass
Technique:Smoked
Height: 7.5 cm
Length: 24 cm
Width: 10.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide sole, smoke-tanned upper, with straight heel seam and very narrow V cut leaving thin, short tongue. Wide shank strip of buckskin, instep with two parallel rows of piercings, indicating removed or planned longitudinal stripe, soles show use.

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