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Moccasin

Object Number:97-84-1535.2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cheyenne (culture)
Arapaho
Provenience: United States of America
Oklahoma
Near Canadian River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buckskin
Pigment
Bead
Length: 24.76 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1535 - Old Museum Number
17720 - ANSP Number
I 1916 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of man's moccasins with a rawhide sole and a buckskin upper stained brown. Beaded design: "morning star". Beaded circumferal and instep bands of small rectangles set cornerwise with like ankle band also. Light and dark blue, red, yellow, orange, and white. Trailers.

Bibliography:

[Book] Gottschall, Amos H. 1909. Priced and Descriptive Catalogue of the Utensils, Implements, Weapons, Ornaments, Etc., of the Indians, Mound Builders, Cliff Dwellers: Typical Collections No. 1.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: I 1916View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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