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Moccasins

Object Number:45-15-412
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Oglala
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Pine Ridge Reservation
Culture Area: Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buffalo Skin
Quill
Glass
Tin
Feather
Technique:Beaded
Length: 26.67 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide sole, one piece buffalo hide upper, T-cut, solidly quilled center. 3 green stars with yellow centers on red field, wide beaded moccasin border with green edged red and yellow hills on white ground. Sewed-on tongue with beaded end and attached cut rawhide quilled and with tinklers and purple feathers.

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