Item Number: FCMOC6162
Tribe: Arikara - Upper Missouri
Materials: Buckskin, beads, rawhide, blue ribbon, paint.
Description: Floral beaded designs on buckskin with buffalo rawhide soles that are painted on the inside. A letter dated December 14, 1865, says the shoes were made by Pink, "‰ðþthe daughter of an Indian Chief, a wild untutored girl...
Dimensions: Length 9.5 inches width 3 inches
Hanson, James A., Spirits in the Arts: From the Plains and Soutwest Indian Cultures, The Lowell Press, Kansas City, 1994, pp 141
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