Moccasins

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Culture/People
Seneca
Object Name
Moccasins
Media/Materials
Hide, wool cloth, cotton cloth, porcupine quills, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, dye/dyes
Techniques
Sewn, lined, overlay beadwork, dyed, quill embroidered, edge beaded
Dimensions
28 x 9 x 11.5 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place
New York; USA
Date created
1840-1880
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI or its agent from an unknown source in London, England, in 1924.
Catalog Number
13/5376
Barcode
135376.000
See related items
Seneca
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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