Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of beaded moccasins
  • Canadian Inuit peoples
  • pair of beaded moccasins, late 1800s–1939
  • Where object was made: Canada
  • seal fur, cloth, beading
  • Object Height/Width/Length: each) 10 x 10 x 22 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: each) 3 15/16 x 3 15/16 x 8 11/16 in
  • Gift of Sister Mary Hubert, St. Mary's College
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7075.a,b

The pair of fur moccasins is light brown with darker spots. They are lined with pink plaid cloth. The front is decorated with a beaded cross outline with three lobes at the end of each arm in light blue and red.