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Moccasins

Artist

Sarah Hardisty

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Moccasins, Sarah Hardisty
Moccasins: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Costume Accessory (Do Not Use) | Moose hide, porcupine quill, beaver hide, wool, thread
Size: 3 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 10 in. (8.89 x 15.88 x 25.4 cm) (each)
Creation Place: North America, Canada, Arctic region, Northwest Territory, Fort Simpson
Culture: Dene, North America, Canada, Arctic region, Northwest Territory
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: beaver hide trim around ankle; U-shaped section on top of foot decorated with multicolored bands of porcupine quills; blue wool band beneath beaver hide
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Dolly J. Fiterman Fund
Accession Number: 98.13a,b
Artist: Sarah Hardisty, born 1923
Role: Artist
Nationality: , Dene
Life Dates: born 1923
Added to Site: February 28, 2009