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Catalog Data

Collector:
Mr. 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:
Moccasin Leggings: With long fringed flaps at top with hair on, painted yellow. Lazy stitch beadwork and abstract floral overlay beadwork in different colors on each instep. Rows of metal buttons on red silk background decorate side flap. 35" (89 cm). Part of woman's costume (Tawtkoydoti) (Part of E152837-1) (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:
19 Oct 2020
Specimen Count:
2
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
025718
USNM Number:
E152837-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3161ac1b2-a7bc-4edd-b6f9-17965203a8a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8342271