Collection: Warnock

Item Number: WC8308072

Category: Moccasins

Region: Northeast

Tribe: Great Lakes - Eastern Great Lakes, Ottawa?

Period: 1775-1800

Materials: Native tanned and black dyed hide; dyed and natural bird quills; tin cones and dyed red deer hair.

Description: One piece front seam moccasins with puckered toes. Front seam is decorated with a thin band of plaited quillwork. Side flaps are decorated with three bands of paited quillwork together with tin cones and red deer hair tassels.

Dimensions: Length 10 inches 25.4 cm


Charles Messiter Collection
Alexander Gallery
Epic Fine Arts Co./Masco Corp.


Akicita, The Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, May 17 1983 - July 10, 1983
Splendid Heritage, Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian, Santa Fe, May 27, 1995 - September 27, 1995,
Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, October 23, 1998 - October 3, 1999
Splendid Heritage, The Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, February 10, 2009 - March 1, 2010
Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wy, May 1, 2010 - October 31, 2010
Missouri History Museum, St. Louis, Mo, Febuary 12, 2010 - April 24, 2010


Sotheby's Auction Catalogue, Sotheby's, New York, Sale 4842Y, Lot 296, April 24, 1982
Warnock, John and Marva Warnock, eds, Splendid Heritage: Perspectives on American Indian Art, University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 2009, pp 151

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