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Moccasins  (Clothing/Garments: Footwear)  "circa 1910"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1900-1920

Materials:

Rawhide, glass bead/beads, rawhide, sinew

Techniques:

Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork

Dimensions:

25 x 9 x 15 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Sioux

State:

Wyoming

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; probably once in the collection of Bernard S. Mason (1896-1953, author of books on Indian crafts, an active supporter of camping and "Indian lore" as educational experiences, and director of Camp Kooch-i-ching, Rainy Lake, Minnesota); bequeathed or given to his friend John L. Holden (1922-1998, also a camping enthusiast and subsequent director of Camp Kooch-i-ching); donated to NMAI by Mr. Holden in 1991.

Source ID:

NMAI_269058

Catalog Number:

25/3475

Album Name:

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