Moccasins

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Culture/People
Sioux
Previous owner
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Donor
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Object Name
Moccasins
Media/Materials
Hide, metal cones, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork , quilled (lane stitched)
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mrs. Thea Kowne Page; donated to MAI by Thea Page Heye following her marriage to George Heye in 1915.
Catalog Number
4/5011
Barcode
045011.000
See related items
Sioux
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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