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Moccasin

Object Number:97-84-1522.2
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: 24.13 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1522 - Old Museum Number
17707 - ANSP Number
II 1020 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of man's moccasins with a rawhide sole and a heavy buckskin upper stained yellow, with broad solidly beaded longitudinal stripe, toe to instep, short, flanking stripe and three-quarter circumferal band; light and dark blue, red, and yellow on white. Design: buffalo paths and tracks on rocky snow-covered ground. 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. 2.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: II 1020View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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