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Moccasins

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Artist Unknown (A'aninin (Gros Ventre))

Date

1890-1910

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Moccasins, Artist Unknown (A'aninin (Gros Ventre))
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Medium: Textiles, Costume Accessory (Do Not Use) | Animal hide, beads, cotton cloth
Size: 3 7/16 x 3 7/16 x 8 1/2 in. (8.73 x 8.73 x 21.59 cm) (a:)3 3/16 x 3 1/2 x 8 15/16 in. (8.1 x 8.89 x 22.7 cm) (b:)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region, Montana, Fort Belknap Indian Reservation
Culture: A'aninin (Gros Ventre), North America, United States, Great Plains region, Montana
Style: 19th-20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription, Tag [61.55], in black, on each heel; dealer's tag on PL moccasin's tie
Physical Description: Hide upper and side with hide ties at front; green printed cloth trim around opening; long, pointed tongue; beaded on top of foot overall with geometric designs in blue, green, red, pink and yellow beads
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 99.107a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009