Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pair of miniature mukluks (boots)
  • Native Arctic peoples
  • pair of miniature mukluks (boots), late 1800s–1975
  • sealskin, buckskin, wool, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: each 7.5 x 7.5 x 4 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: each 2 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 9/16 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5877.a,b
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Description

Pair of doll sized fur boots. Each boot is brown fur, light on front and dark bon back. The sole has fur on the inside. Dark blue band of wool at top of shaft. Two buckskin strips attach at sole to tie over shaft.