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Doll's moccasins  (Games, Toys, Gambling: Dolls)  "1880-1895"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1880-1895

Materials:

Hide, rawhide, glass bead/beads, thread

Techniques:

Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork

Dimensions:

7.5 x 3.5 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux), Native Americans, North America, Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux), Plains

City:

Pine Ridge Reservation

County:

Jackson County, Shannon County

State:

South Dakota

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Probably collected between 1890 and 1896 by Thisba Hutson Morgan (1872-1966), a teacher at the Pine Ridge reservation school and wife of Bureau of Indian Affairs employee Howell Morgan (1863-1952); inherited by their son Cecil Morgan (1898-1999); donated to MAI in 1983.

Source ID:

NMAI_265395

Catalog Number:

25/380

Album Name:

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