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Pair of Moccasins

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Hide, dye, beads
DATES late 19th-early 20th 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 19th-early 20th 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