• Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)

  • Object name:

    Moccasins

  • Date created:

    circa 1850

  • Place:

    Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, wool cloth, glass bead/beads

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; possibly collected by Mr. Gladfelter, circa 1850; inherited by his granddaughter, Esther Bear; donated to MAI by Mrs. Bear in 1961

  • Catalog number:

    23/754

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Anishinaabe exhibit in the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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