Pair of Moccasins
Arts of the Americas
early 20th century
3 1/4 x 10 x 4 in. (8.3 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
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Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks
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Iroquois (Native American). Pair of Moccasins, early 20th century. Hide, quills, 3 1/4 x 10 x 4 in. (8.3 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.64a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 43.201.64a-b_SL3.jpg)
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Pair of moccasins cut in one piece. Each has seams down the back, on two side flaps, and in the center of the upper area. Moccasins are decorated with linear, zigzag, and double-curve motif quillwork in orange, blue, red, and white. Flaps are edged with beadwork on cotton cloth. Condition is good.
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