• Culture/People:

    Sioux

  • Object name:

    Moccasins

  • Date created:

    circa 1910

  • Place:

    Wyoming; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Rawhide, glass bead/beads, rawhide, sinew

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; probably once in the collection of Bernard S. Mason (1896-1953, author of books on Indian crafts, an active supporter of camping and "Indian lore" as educational experiences, and director of Camp Kooch-i-ching, Rainy Lake, Minnesota); bequeathed or given to his friend John L. Holden (1922-1998, also a camping enthusiast and subsequent director of Camp Kooch-i-ching); donated to NMAI by Mr. Holden in 1991.

  • Dimensions:

    25 x 9 x 15 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/3475

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