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Moccasins (1 Pair)

Moccasins (1 Pair)
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Capt. Allyn K. Capron
Mrs. Lillian Capron
Donor Name
Mrs. Allyn K. Capron
Accession Date
29 Jun 1911
Object Type
Moccasin Legging
Accession Number
USNM Number
From Card: "Small; buckskin; beadwork and fringe"
[Regarding both E270012-0 through -1:] Woman's moccasin legging. Two pairs, painted green, one with long, fringed flap painted blue, other with fringed, square top. Lazy stitch beadwork and row of metal buttons on each, one pair with abstract, geometric designs in different colors on each instep. 31" (79 cm); 19.5" (50 cm). Records: Identified as Kiowa on basis of style by Candace Greene, 1991. (C). (from Merrill, William L. et al. 1997. A Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology, no. 40. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.)
Record Last Modified
6 Oct 2015
Specimen Count
Data Source
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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