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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-463A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ojibwa
Provenience: North America
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Wool
Silk
Technique:Embroidered
Iconography:Floral Motif
Length: 16.21 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Child's moccasins. Buckskin, straight heel seam and toe seam. U-shaped tongue-instep piece outlined with twisted red and green wool and silk embroidered in center in floral design. Shank strip bound with pink and, above, with blue, and set on as a cuff, red ribbon ties.

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