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Donor Name:
Mrs. Allyn K. Capron  Search this
Collector:
Capt. Allyn K. Capron  Search this
Mrs. Lillian Capron  Search this
Culture:
Kiowa  Search this
Object Type:
Moccasin Legging
Place:
United States (not certain), North America
Accession Date:
1911-Jun-29
Specimen Count:
2
Notes:
[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
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
052933
USNM Number:
E270012-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8378704