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Moccasin (one of a pair)

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Buckskin, ornamented with a geometric design worked with strings of beads tacked to the skin at intervals of about one centimeter. The design is red, blue, and green on a white ground.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Native American (Sioux), Late 19th to early 20th century

Object Place

United States


28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Buckskin, cotton plain-weave, and glass beads


Textiles and Fashion Arts