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Blackfeet Beaded Hide Man's Moccasins

Auction: Discovery - 2911T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 09, 2016 12:00PM


Blackfeet Beaded Hide Man's Moccasins, c. last quarter 19th century, with green trade cloth at the cuff and traces of red and green pigments, (damage, bead loss), lg. 11 in.
Estimate $400-600

staining to the hide around the ankles, splits at the seems of the heels, one heel is with about an inch of missing beadwork, and there are a few other small areas of missing beadwork.

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