Medium: Deer hide, pigments, sinew, porcupine quill, horse hair, wool
Dates:late 19th century
Dimensions: 10 3/16 x 4 5/16 x 7 5/16 in. (25.9 x 11 x 18.6 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H23, 6D
Accession Number: 05.588.7175a-b
Catalogue Description: The blue color of these high top shoes indicates they may have been worn by Kachina Dancers. The red fringe was colored by dye made from alder bark or rubbed iron oxide. Calcium carbonate might have created the blue color. A band of porcupine quills covers the heels.