Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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child's moccasin
  • unknown Ojibwe (Ojibwa) maker
  • child's moccasin, late 1800s–1915
  • Where object was made: Northeastern United States
  • buckskin, cloth, hide, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 6.5 x 4.5 x 13 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 5 1/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3837

The small single buckskin moccasin is lined with pink cloth. It is undecorated, but has hide edging around the opening.