Moccasins

Unknown people (Plains), Central Plains, Plains

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about 1880

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

Overall: 4 5/8 x 9 7/16 x 3 3/4 in. (11.8 x 24 x 9.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Guido R. Rahr, Sr., Class of 1951P

985.47.26627

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

In graphite on sole "Right of ship". Attached tag "72"

Exhibition History

Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 2-June 19, 1987.

Publication History

Barbara A. Hail and Gregory C. Schwarz, Patterns of Life, Patterns of Art: The Rahr Collection of Native American Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1987, p.77, no.159.

Provenance

Collected by Guido Reinhardt Rahr, Sr. (1902-1985), Manitowoc, Wisconsin; given to present collection, 1985.

Old Number

RAHR #:511

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