Pair of Moccasins
Arts of the Americas
Hide, dye, beads
late 19th-early 20th century
Upper portion of torn tag attached to left shoe, written in ink in Wurth’s hand: "#6/Moccasin"; two loose tags, written in ink in Wurth’s hand: bottom portion of torn tag: "made in/Laguna/Beadwork/from Paranje/Indian Woman"; #6/Moccasin/made from/Laguna Indian/Beadwork/from Paranje/Indian Woman"
Purchased with funds given by Herman Stutzer
Moccasins painted red around the ankle and with extensive multi-color beadwork on the vamp and sides. Beaded designs include a crescent moon and star in gold-colored beads on a blue ground.
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Pair of Moccasins, late 19th-early 20th century. Hide, dye, beads Brooklyn Museum, Purchased with funds given by Herman Stutzer, 10.229.4a-b (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.10.229.4a-b_view2.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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