Moccasin

Description
Plains Lakota-styled moccasins. Acquired by Hon. Edgar Dewdney, between 1859 - 1916. Dewdney became Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia.

Said to belong to one of Tatanka-iyotake’s (Sitting Bull’s) warriors.
(Ref: Blanche Elizabeth Dewdney’s letters to curator Mr Rowley).

Donated to RAMM in 1920 by his wife Blanche Elizabeth.
Accession Loan No.
25/1920/9/2
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
moccasin
Simple Name
moccasin
Full Name
moccasin
Dimensions
whole length 245 mm
Cultural Group
Lakota
Production Year High
1916
Production County
Plains
Production Country
United States of America
Production Area Region
North America
Production Continent
North America
Family Group

Material
hide; hide; ; ; porcupine quill
Collection Area Region
N
Collection Continent
America

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