• Culture/People:

    Northern Paiute (Paviotso)

  • Object name:

    Moccasins

  • Date created:

    circa 1920

  • Place:

    Fort Bidwell, Fort Bidwell Reservation; Modoc County; California; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, hide thong/babiche, cotton thread

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork, lined

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected in 1929 by Edward H. Davis (1862-1951, rancher and field agent for MAI) during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.

  • Dimensions:

    26 x 10 x 13.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    16/5387

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