Child's Moccasins

Tsistsistas / Suhtai (Cheyenne), Central Plains, Plains

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1930s-1940s

Deer rawhide, native-tanned deer hide, glass beads, sinew, and lazy stitch beading

Overall: 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)

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

985.47.26633

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Footwear

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Inscription

In graphite on sole "12.50"

Exhibition History

Peoples and Cultures of the Plains, Northwest Coast, and Artic Region, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Native American Studies 21 / Anthropology 40, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 30-December 20, 1992.

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.78, no.165.

Provenance

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

Old Number

RAHR #:515

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