Child's Beaded Moccasins

Mohawk (Haudenosaunee), Haudenosaunee (Iroquois), St. Regis Mohawk Reservation (Akwesasne), New York, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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about 1875

Beads, leather, cloth, and velvet

Overall: 5 11/16 × 2 3/8 in. (14.5 × 6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

55.64.13529

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Designs of the Northern Woodlands, Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 20, 1995-February 9, 1997.

Provenance

Collected by Dr. Percival Freeman Dalphin (1867-1946), Malone, New York [probably the St. Regis Reservation], about 1875; to his son, Robert M. Dalphin (1901-1982); given to his son, George R. Dalphin (1926-2016) (Dartmouth Map Librarian); to his children; sold to present collection, 1955.

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