Moccasins

Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne), Plains

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about 1900

Native-tanned hide, rawhide, glass beads, sinew, thread

Overall: 4 1/8 x 10 13/16 x 4 1/2 in. (10.5 x 27.5 x 11.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Newton Buckner

46.10.10801

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on bottom, in graphite: "Rag $8"

Provenance

Collected by Mortimer Norton Buckner (1873-1942), Greenwich, Connecticut, before 1926; bequeathed to his son, Newton Buckner (1913-2005), Greenwich, Connecticut, about 1942; [delivered tro Dartmouth College by Newton Buckner's father-in-law, John Carleton Sterling (1888-1964), Class of 1911]; given to present colllection, 1946.

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