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Pair of Moccasins

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Artist Unknown (Lakota)

Date

c. 1870

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pair of Moccasins, Artist Unknown (Lakota)
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Quillwork | Animal hide, quills, beads
Size: 10 3/4 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. (27.31 x 10.16 x 8.26 cm) (a, left)10 3/4 x 4 x 3 in. (27.31 x 10.16 x 7.62 cm) (b, right)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region, South Dakota
Culture: Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains region, South Dakota
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: rawhide soles (from parfleche case); tanned hide uppers; quill stripes across vamps and on ties; beaded bands around outer edges and on heels
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ulrich Acquisition Fund and The Driscoll Art Accessions Endowment Fund
Accession Number: 2002.57.17a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009