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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-411B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Oglala
Provenience: United States of America
South Dakota
Pine Ridge Reservation
Culture Area: Great Plains Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Rawhide
Skin
Quill
Tin
Feather
Length: 27.94 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Rawhide sole, one piece buffalo hide upper with front part completely covered with quillwork red with three vertical stripes of shaded purple. Deep cuff of cut buckskin, quill-wrapped, red with blue-green and purple figures. Cuff fringe of tinklers and red feathers, long sewed-on tongue with cut hide, quill-wrapped and with tinklers and feathers, trailers.

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