Pair of moccasins

Native American (Interior Tlingit or Tahlt)
about 1900


Object Place: U.S.A., Canada, Northwest Coast or sub Arctic

Dimensions

2 x 14.4 x 25.2 cm (13/16 x 5 11/16 x 9 15/16 in.) flat, resting on bottom

Accession Number

93.184-185

Medium or Technique

Buckskin, silk ribbon, wool, and glass beads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Shoe and sole of one piece; decorated with red flannel, purple calico, and bead-work.

Provenance

1893, gift of Sarah M. Spooner, San Francisco, to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 26, 1893)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Sarah M. Spooner