eHumanity: free portal for digital native-american cultural items

Advanced Search

Image Only


Search for    from   in   during 




 
Showing search results(1 of 14267)

Woman's legging moccasins  (Clothing/Garments: Footwear)  "circa 1890"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



More Information

Time Period:

1880-1900

Materials:

Hide, glass bead/beads, metal bead/beads, rawhide, metal tacks/bosses, paint, sinew

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, studded, painted

Dimensions:

26 x 9.5 x 102 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kiowa, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of W.E. Richards (possibly a surveyor working in Kansas); acquired by MAI in 1909.

Source ID:

NMAI_22444

Catalog Number:

2/1131

Album Name:

Comments / Posts

Please login to ehumanity to comment/reply/report abuse