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Moccasin

Object Number:45-15-465B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ojibwa
Provenience: North America
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin (uncertain)
Silk
Glass
Iconography:Floral Motif
Length: 17.78 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Child's moccasins. Tan-colored buckskin, T-heel seam and straight toe seam. U-shaped instep piece beaded with floral design green and dark blue. Shank piece bound with violet silk and, above, with blue silk, and set on as a cuff, and with blue and pink wavy lines of beads, red ribbon ties.

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