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Pair of Moccasins

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Hide, dye, beads
DATES late nineteenth early twentieth century
INSCRIPTIONS Upper portion of torn tag attached to left shoe, written in ink in Wurth’s hand: "#6/Moccasin"; two loose tags, written in ink in Wurth’s hand: bottom portion of torn tag: "made in/Laguna/Beadwork/from Paranje/Indian Woman"; #6/Moccasin/made from/Laguna Indian/Beadwork/from Paranje/Indian Woman"
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Purchased with funds given by Herman Stutzer
CAPTION Pair of Moccasins, late nineteenth early twentieth century. Hide, dye, beads Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Herman Stutzer, 10.229.4a-b
IMAGE overall, CUR.10.229.4a-b_view2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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Pair of Moccasins