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Collector:
James Mooney  Search this
Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Moccasin Legging
Place:
Kiowa And Comanche Reservation, Oklahoma / Indian Territory, United States, North America
Accession Date:
17 May 1892
Collection Date:
C. 1891
Notes:
Eight pairs. Five pairs of woman's and two pairs of child's moccasin leggings with long top flaps, painted. Lazy stitch beadwork and metal buttons on leggings, abstract beadwork in overlay designs on insteps. One undecorated pair, of buffalo hide, with square cuff at top and opening at ankle covered with curved side flap. 21.5" - 29" (74 cm). Negative number: 75 9056. (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:
28 Jan 2019
Specimen Count:
16
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
025718
USNM Number:
E152854-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31b2b3798-ada5-4c1d-9794-eba5458a5980
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342334