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November 4, 2013

Dakota Beaded Moccasins

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 9:30 am

Dakota Beaded Moccasins

Pair of sinew sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole bound with black cotton cloth. Decorated with glass seed beads in geometric pattern. Predominant colors are red, white, yellow, green, and blues. Tongue comprised of 3 tabs with attached metal tinkler cones with remnants of blue feathers. Heel seam fringe and leather thong tie closure.

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