Dene (Athabascan)
First Nation


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about 1940

Tanned and smoked moose hide, duffle, embroidery thread, wolf fur (added at a later date), yarn, thread

Overall: 12 5/8 × 8 11/16 × 5 1/2 in. (32 × 22 × 14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Joan G. and Trevor Lloyd



Place Made: Hay River, Canada, North America


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 5–July 22, 2022.


Collected by Professor Trevor Lloyd (1906-1995), Hay River, Northwest Territories, Canada, 1942; given to present collection, 1959.

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