Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of beaded moccasins
  • Mrs. Paul Eagleman
  • pair of beaded moccasins, late 1800s–1972
  • Where object was made: Northeastern United States
  • buckskin, beading
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a 10.5 x 9 x 27.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: a 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 10 13/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: b 9.5 x 9 x 28 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: b 3 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 11 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3823.a,b
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The pair of buckskin moccasins have red and white diagonal striped beading around the bottom and two bands across the top. They have buckskin ties at the ankle.