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Moccasin

Object Number:97-84-1515.2
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:Hide
Buckskin
Bead
Length: 20.95 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1515 - Old Museum Number
17693 - ANSP Number
I 1898 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of moccasins with a rawhide sole and a buckskin upper, solidly beaded. Green, brown, snuff, dark and light blue. Design: two buffalo horns striped lengthwise and with "centipedes"; border with tipis joined bases and apices.

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 1898View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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