Artist Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Moccasins
Date ca. 1880
Medium buffalo skin, glass beads, and cloth
Dimensions Overall (62.249.A): 9 3/8 × 3 3/4 × 2 3/4 inches (23.8 × 9.5 × 7 cm)
Overall (62.249.B): 9 3/4 × 4 1/4 × 3 inches (24.8 × 10.8 × 7.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Roy E. Leatherman
Accession Number 62.249
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Loose note: soles are buffalo
possibly between 1902-1912, acquired by Roy E. Leatherman, U.S. Marshal in the Indian Territory (later Oklahoma, USA) and the Territory of New Mexico (later New Mexico, USA);
Mrs. Roy. E. Leatherman (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1962-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)