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Kiowa Artist

Child's Moccasins, n.d.
Beads and dye on leather
20 1/4 x 2 11/16 x 7 in. (51.44 x 6.83 x 17.78 cm)

Creation Place: North America, Native American
Technique: Leatherworking and beadworking
Credit Line: Pomona College Collection
Accession Number: P5209a,b
Yellow-dyed buckskin with legging tops. Narrow beadwork strips, predominantly white.

glass beads, leather and dye

A paper tag is attached to the right moccasin. Handwritten in graphite on one side, it reads: "Kiowa / No 20". Handwritten in graphite on the other side, it reads: "Childs / moccasin + / leggings / Kiowa".

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  • Overall Dimensions: 20 1/4 x 2 11/16 x 7 in. (51.44 x 6.83 x 17.78 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen
  • Overall Dimensions: 19 3/4 x 2 11/16 x 6 7/8 in. (50.17 x 6.83 x 17.46 cm) Measured by Hudson, Karen

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