Child's Moccasins

Native American, Woodlands
1870


Dimensions

Length: 10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

2013.650.1-2

Medium or Technique

Buckskin, white and blue beads, blue ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woodlands moccasins, tan with white and blue beads running up and down moccasin. Vamps and cuffs edged with blue ribbon.

Provenance

February 24, 2001, sold by Historic American Indian Art (gallery), Wayne, NJ, to James Frank, LaJolla, CA; consigned by Frank to John Molloy Gallery, New York; 2013, sold by Molloy Gallery to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

Partial gift of James Frank and the Frank B. Bemis Fund and Hilsinger Janson Fund for Native American Art