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Pair of Moccasins

Artist

Artist Unknown (Tsistsistas (Cheyenne))

Date

c. 1890

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pair of Moccasins, Artist Unknown (Tsistsistas (Cheyenne))
Pair of Moccasins: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Beadwork | Animal hide, beads
Size: 10 3/8 x 4 x 4 1/4 in. (26.35 x 10.16 x 10.8 cm) (a, left)10 1/2 x 4 x 4 1/4 in. (26.67 x 10.16 x 10.8 cm) (b, right)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains region, Montana or Oklahoma
Culture: Tsistsistas (Cheyenne), North America, United States, Great Plains region, Montana or Oklahoma
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: "C-164", in red, on soles of a and b; "75", in yellow, on sole of b (with yellow pigment traces on sole of a)
Physical Description: rawhide soles; tanned uppers; beaded throughout top in red, white and blue, with thunderbirds on vamps
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ulrich Acquisition Fund and The Driscoll Art Accessions Endowment Fund
Accession Number: 2002.57.2a,b
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009