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    A PAIR OF SIOUX PICTORIAL BEADED HIDE MOCCASINS

    c. 1920

    sinew-sewn and lane-stitched in numerous shades of opaque and translucent beads, each decorated on the vamp with a checkered pattern, a broad band enclosing elk heads encircling the foot, rawhide soles

    Provenance:
    John Stanley, Hot Springs, SD

    Lengths: 10 ¼ inches each


    Condition Report*: Overall very good condition. Hide with usual wear and soiling. Rawhide soles superficially cracked, stained and worn. Ribbon trim frayed and worn. Cotton ankle trim stained and discolored. Beadwork is intact. No apparent restoration.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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