Osage. <em>Girl's Moccasins Attached to Leggings</em>, late 19th-early 20th century. Hide, pigment, beads, 20 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.  (52.0 x 20.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund, 11.694.9002. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.11.694.9002a-b_view2.jpg)

Girl's Moccasins Attached to Leggings


Medium: Hide, pigment, beads

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: 20 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. (52.0 x 20.0 cm)


Accession Number: 11.694.9002

Image: CUR.11.694.9002a-b_view2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Possibly not Osage made but Cheyenne or Arapaho woman's small boot moccasins with tall leggings. The use of black beads is more Cheyenne. Nicely done beadwork is on the vamp and partway up the leggings in white, yellow, pink and blue.

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