Moccasins

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Culture/People
Caddo
Previous owner
Charley Potan, Caddo
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Moccasins
Media/Materials
Hide, velvet, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques
Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, overlay beadwork
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Native Term
ko' to' wa hi
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Collection History
Collected from Charley Potan (Caddo) in 1909 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/2196
Barcode
022196.000
See related items
Caddo
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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