• Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)

  • Object name:

    Moccasins

  • Date created:

    circa 1920

  • Place:

    Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, velveteen, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon, cotton thread

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; possibly collected by James R. Daniels (1905-1961, a New York newspaperman); donated to NMAI in 1961 by his widow, Patricia Seaman Daniels (1920-2004).

  • Dimensions:

    19.5 x 13.5 x 2 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/3897

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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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