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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-441B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Blackfeet
Provenience: Canada
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Buckskin
Glass
Canvas
Flannel
Calico
Technique:Beaded
Height: 7.5 cm
Length: 27 cm
Width: 11 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide sole, buckskin upper lined with canvas. Straight heel seam beaded and with fringe, parallel cut for tongue. Beaded narrow longitudinal blue band crossed by six blue bars broken by dark blue and yellow. Ankle facing of red flannel bound with calico, buckskin shank strip with edge cut in points.

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