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Moccasin

Object Number:97-84-1534.1
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: 16.51 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1534 - Old Museum Number
17685 - ANSP Number
I 1890 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of child's moccasins with a rawhide sole and a buckskin upper stained yellow. Beaded longitudinal blue strips with three green stripes running at right angles to inner side and three red diagonal stripes curving toward outer side. Beaded rectangles set cornerwise around ankle.

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 1890View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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