Moccasins

Cree, Northern Plains, Plains

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early 20th century

Leather, glass beads, and thread

Overall: 9 13/16 × 3 3/4 × 3 1/8 in. (25 × 9.5 × 8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Mary Perley in honor of the Class of 1943 and her husband Henry G. Perley, Jr., Class of 1943

172.25.25425

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Marked on right moccasin: "WRE" [Wanna R. Eagle]

Provenance

Chief Henry Red Eagle, Henry Gabriel Perley (1885-1972), Greenville, Maine; to his daughter-in-law, Mary Perley [widow of Henry Gabriel Perley, Jr., 1921-1972, Class of 1943], Rockville, Connecticut; given to present collection, 1972.

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