Artist Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Pair of Moccasins
Date ca. 1900
Medium cowhide, rawhide, porcupine quills, glass beads, cotton fabric, tin cones, and dyed horsehair
Dimensions Overall (left moccasin): 10 3/4 × 4 1/8 × 4 1/2 inches (27.3 × 10.5 × 11.4 cm)
Overall (right moccasin): 11 × 4 1/8 × 4 1/4 inches (27.9 × 10.5 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Flint Ink Corporation
Accession Number 1988.38
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA) and his wife, Marion D. Pohrt;
1988-present, purchase by Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 121.