Pair of moose hair embroidered slippers in four parts

Native American (Huron or other Great Lakes)
1800–50


Object Place: Great Lakes, North East, United States

Dimensions

20 x 15.4 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2348a-d

Medium or Technique

Moose hair, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Moose hair embroidered slipper set in four pieces, black broadcloth backed with birch bark and worked with moose hair in several shades of red, pink, blue, yellow, and green with some white quills, design of flowers and leaves.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward W. Norris