Moccasins

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1910

GUSN

GUSN-24541

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

Descriptive Terms

moccasins
footwear
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
hand sewing
leather
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
hearts (motifs)
stars
Leather
Machine Sewn
Beaded
Heart
Star
MOCCASIN

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Footwear

Dimensions

2 x 4.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5361AB

Places

Maine (United States)