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Collector:
Dr. George B. Goode  Search this
Donor Name:
Mrs. Sarah F. Goode  Search this
Culture:
Micmac (Mi'kmaq)  Search this
Object Type:
Moccasin
Place:
Nova Scotia, Canada, North America
Accession Date:
4 Feb 1902
Notes:
FROM CARD: "MOOSEHIDE, CLOTH, BEADS. MOOSEHIDE MOCCASINS, LINED WITH PRINTED COTTON. CUFFS OF BLACK WOOL, THE LOWER EDGE OF WHICH IS BOUND WITH RED MATERIAL (WOOL ON A COTTON WARP), THE UPPER EDGE BEING BOUND WITH WOOL. THE CUFFS ARE ALSO BORDERED WITH BLUE GLASS BEADS, IN PAIRS AT INTERVALS. THE VAMPS ARE OF BLACK WOOL, WITH A GREEN BRAID AND WHITE BEAD EDGING. THE VAMPS ARE EMBROIDERED WITH FLORAL MOTIFS IN VARIOUSLY-COLORED GLASS BEADS. DESCRIPTION BY: RUTH H. WHITEHEAD, NOVA SCOTIA MUSEUM, 12/4/1978." FROM CARD: "MOCCASINS OF THE MICMAC INDIANS (ALGONQUIAN STOCK). MADE OF DEERSKIN AND LEATHER, SOLES TURNED UP AND PUCKERED. TOP PIECE LET IN WITH ANKLE BANDS AND EMBROIDERED. MODIFIED UNDER FRENCH AND ENGLISH INFLUENCE TO RESEMBLE THE MODERN SLIPPER. NOVA SCOTIA. 30,837; 30,838; 30,839; 30,840; 30,841; 131,353. COLLECTED BY G. BROWN GOODE AND MRS. A. C. JACKSON."
Record Last Modified:
6 Sep 2020
Specimen Count:
2
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
038947
USNM Number:
E30841-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e5e8eead-99a3-419f-8143-51295b65e344
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8388576