Iroquois. <em>Pair of Moccasins</em>, 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)

Pair of Moccasins


Medium: Hide, quills

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:early 20th century

Dimensions: 3 1/4 x 10 x 4 in. (8.3 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm)


Accession Number: 43.201.64a-b

Image: 43.201.64a-b_SL3.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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: good.

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