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Moccasins

1998.5361AB (RS24116)

Description

Pair of beaded Algonquin moccasins. Leather sole; gathered in tucked ribbing at toe. Collar of black wool w/ beaded detail provides fringe at sides and back. Front of shoe upper semi-oval wool piece w/ beadwork in shape of heart and star. Interior lined in pink cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1910
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
hand sewing
leather
Object type
Clothing--Footwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
footwear
hand sewing
Heart
hearts (motifs)
leather
Leather
Machine Sewn
MOCCASIN
moccasins
Star
stars
Dimensions
2 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5361AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24541

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