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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-415
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Yanktonai (uncertain)
Assiniboine (uncertain)
Sioux (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Fort Peck Reservation
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buffalo Hide
Sinew
Buffalo Skin
Glass
Technique:Beaded
Length: 12.7 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Child's moccasins. Buffalo-hide sole, sinew sewn, one piece upper of buffalo skin, top beaded dark blue in checked pattern. Instep and circumferal bands red blocks on white ground, ankle band red on light blue ground.

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