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  • MOCCASIN

  • CATEGORY: PERSONAL ARTIFACTS
  • MEASUREMENTS: 2 1/2"H x 9 1/4"L x 3 3/4"W
  • DATE MADE: early 19th century

Description

Left moccasin. Leather. Soft sole. Concentric pink and blue design on upper in lazy stitch beadwork. Black, blue, green, and white silk lining to ankle flaps. White bead trim around ankle flaps and down heel.


Provenance

Made for Sam Houston by the Cherokee. From the collection of his grandson Franklin Weston Williams, father of the donor.

  • ASSOCIATED VETERAN: Houston, Sam
  • ASSOCIATED INDIVIDUAL: Williams, Franklin Weston
  • CREDIT LINE: Darby, Charlotte Williams (Mrs. James A. Darby)

Associated Items of Houston, Sam

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • NAME: PAINTING, "Sam Houston"
  • CATEGORY:
    COMMUNICATION ARTIFACTS
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