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Catalog Number 1979.096.207
Object Name Moccasin
Description 1 - Pair of men's moccasins. 1 piece construction. Wide ankle flaps. Shield-shaped decoration on vamp, with fleur-de-lis shapes of pink & green, turquoise and yellow beads, traces of dark cloth, outline of yellow beads. Flaps edged with black wool, outlined in pink beads, patterns different on each flap. Tiny brass thimble strung on a cord inside. Probably Pottawatomi.
Collection Native American
Date c. 1870
Material leather, beads, wool
Search Terms Potawatomi