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Accession number 1999.44
Catalog Number 1999.44.1
Object Name Moccasin
Description Single Southeastern Moccasin. Black dyed buckskin with beadwork and silk decoration.
One adult size, front seam, soft-soled moccasin. The leather is tanned a dark brown color (walnut tanning?). Floral beaded decoration on the toe depicts yellow petaled flowers with red and purple stem and leaves. A beaded branch decoration covers up the seam on the heel. The outer cuff is lined with four colors (dark blue, tan, dark brown and green) of silk fabric sewn into a zig-zag pattern that raps around the outer cuff. The outer edge of the cuff is beaded with white glass beads.
Dimensions H-2.28 W-2.76 L-8 inches
Collection Beaded Objects
Imagefile 006\1999441.JPG