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Woman's legging moccasins  (Clothing/Garments: Footwear)  "circa 1880"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1870-1890

Materials:

Hide, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, rawhide, metal tacks/bosses, sinew, pigment/pigments

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, studded, painted

Dimensions:

25 x 10 x 53 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kiowa, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Probably collected by Colonel James F. Randlett (1832-1915, US Army commander and Indian agent at Fort Duchesne, Utah, until 1896 and Indian agent for the Kiowa, circa 1900); acquired by MAI between 1916 and 1923.

Source ID:

NMAI_131873

Catalog Number:

12/3232

Album Name:

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