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Moccasins

Object Number:45-15-469A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Iroquois
Provenience: United States of America (uncertain)
Canada (uncertain)
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Fiber
Quill
Length: 25.4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Smoke-tanned buckskin, T-heel seam with rounded end turned up and sewed down. No toe seam, the bottom being puckered onto a long narrow instep piece. Cuff-piece added and bound with red braid which is extended for ties, floral design in quilling, green, white and violet, torn.

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