Pair of moccasins

Native American, Sioux
late 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

9.5 x 10 x 27.5 cm (3 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 10 13/16 in.) including rear tassels curved around the shoe

Accession Number

02.413-414

Medium or Technique

Leather, cotton flannel, glass beads, metal, and hair

On View

Native North America Gallery (Gallery LG34)

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Leather, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of red, green, white and blue beads. Tongue decorated with beads and metal pendants.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection