Item Number: FCMOC929
Materials: Leather, shell, feathers, cloth, rawhide
Description: Native tanned buckskin child's moccasins decorated on the vamp with shield designs made of dyed porcupine quills. Dentilium shells, with feathers protruding from the bottom ends, are tied to the center of the shields. The soles are made of cow or horsehide with some of the hair still on. Cotton cloth is sewn around the ankles.
Dimensions: Length 6 inches
Hanson, James A., Spirits in the Arts: From the Plains and Soutwest Indian Cultures, The Lowell Press, Kansas City, 1994, pp 71
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