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    A PAIR OF EASTERN WOODLANDS CHILD'S QUILLED HIDE MOCCASINS
    c. 1830
    of front seam construction, finely embroidered in natural, green, yellow, and orange-dyed porcupine quills, each decorated with plaited and undulating bands on the vamp, scrolling motifs around the cuff, trimmed with dark blue silk ribbon and white glass beads

    Provenance:
    Reportedly belonged to Joseph Wister (1798 - 1876)

    Lengths: 8 inches each


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2009
    19th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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