Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of miniature mukluks (boots)
  • Native Alaskan peoples
  • pair of miniature mukluks (boots), late 1800s–1948
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska or Alaska Territory (present-day Alaska), United States
  • leather, fur, caribou fur, cloth
  • Object Height/Width/Length: each 9.5 x 4.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: each 3 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of George W. Traw
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0599.a,b
Label Text

The miniature boots are made of light brown fur with red cloth at the top, and a band of white fur with red tufts under the red band, and a band of thicker brown fur with leather soles.