Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of moccasins
  • Madeline Cartine
  • pair of moccasins, 1974–1975
  • Where object was made: United States
  • buckskin, plastic?, weaving
  • Object Height/Width/Length: a 10.5 x 10 x 27 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: a 4 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 10 5/8 in
    Object Height/Width/Length: b 9.5 x 10 x 26.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: b 3 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 10 3/8 in
  • Gift of Forrest E. Jones
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3743.a,b
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The pair of light colored buckskin moccasins have short fringe around the ankles. There is a band of black and yellow woven plastic-like strips around the bottom. There are concentric diamonds on top of the shoe in solid red in the center, a black and yellow diamond, then a red and yellow diamond.