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Moccasins  (Clothing/Garments: Footwear)  "1830-1835"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1830-1835

Materials:

Hide, wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded

Dimensions:

23 x 9 x 13 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Iroquois, Native Americans, North America, Northeast, Woodlands

State:

New York

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Formerly owned by Antoinette Brush Huntington (Mrs. Simeon Fitch Huntington, 1806-1890) and said to have been acquired by her in 1835 , either when she lived in her birthplace of Catskill, New York, or in Cortlandville, New York, after her marriage that year; purchased by MAI in 1933 from an unknown source using funds donated by Thea (Mrs. George) Heye.

Source ID:

NMAI_197937

Catalog Number:

18/5147

Album Name:

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