Moccasins

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Culture/People
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)
Collector
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954
Previous owner
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954
Seller
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Moccasins
Media/Materials
Hide, cotton cloth, porcupine quills, dye/dyes, hide thong/babiche, paint
Techniques
Sewn, appliquéd, dyed, quilled (lane stitched), painted
Dimensions
28 x 12 x 22 cm
Object Type
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place
Mackenzie River; Northwest Territories; Canada
Collection History
Collected by Herbert A. Tremayne (1874-1954, a Hudson's Bay Company employee stationed largely in Winnipeg, Manitoba), probably between 1900 and 1915; purchased by MAI from Herbert Tremayne in 1919 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
9/2494
Barcode
092494.000
See related items
Deh Gah Got'ine (Slavey)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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