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Moccasin

Object Number:97-84-1056.2
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sioux
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
White River
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hide
Buckskin
Bead
Quill
Tin
Hair
Length: 26.67 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-84-1056 - Old Museum Number
18351 - ANSP Number
II 1045 - Gottschall Number

Description

One of a pair of moccasins. Hard sole, buckskin uppers solidly quilled with beaded band above sole, geometric design. Quilled top bison head in light green with black, white and orange on red ground. Tie thong quilled orange and green with tinklers and green horse hair tassels. 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 1045View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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