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Sitting Bull's moccasins [leather, porcupine quills, and beads]

From: [Objects associated with Buffalo Bill].

Sitting Bull's moccasins [leather, porcupine quills, and beads]

From: [Objects associated with Buffalo Bill].

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Other Creator: Salsbury, Nathan, 1846-1902
Date: Undated
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Abstract:
One pair of deerskin moccasins and a two-pouch deerskin quiver reputedly part of Sitting Bull's stage costume during the four months in 1885 that he appeared in "Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show." The mocassins and quiver are decorated with designs worked in colored beads and quillwork; all carry decorative fringe. The moccasins each measure 27 cm in length.
Physical Description:
2 moccasins
27 x 10 cm.
Box:
Box 3
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2004891
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