Moccasin - ROM2005_5255_1

ROM2005_5255_1

Moccasin

Maker: Plains Cree
Medium:One piece side seam construction; hide, beads, wool cloth
Geography: Saskatchewan, Canada
Date: c. 1870
Dimensions:
18 × 28 × 10.5 cm
Object number: 913.14.372.B
Credit Line: Edmund Morris Collection
On view
Gallery Location:Daphne Cockwell Gallery dedicated to First Peoples art & culture
DescriptionCollected by Lt. Gov. Alexander Morris. Beadwork technique on the cuffs (which were later additions) is representative of N. Montana & Plateau (N. Great Basin) beadwork. Possibly shirt (913.14.3), leggings (913.14.4) and moccasins (913.14.372.A-B) form a complete outfit.
Cataloguer: Arni Brownstone
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