CollectionABDUA University of Aberdeen, Human Culture Collection
Object NameMoccasin (pair)
Object NumberABDUA:5607
Other Numberx; 30/2a (?)
Other Number Typecollection number
Brief DescriptionMulti-coloured floral beadwork design, red cloth on underside of flaps, fine deer hide. Made from 3 pieces. Main part: fine hide. Cuffs sewn on separately from thicker hide. Below the top cuff is a secondary cuff comprising red "stroud" edged with blue trim that has been machine-sewed on. Shoe laces tied at back. The beads are 'greasy' colours. Pink, blue, brown, green. No sign of wear. Probably worn by a woman or teenage boy.
DimensionsL: 259mm, W: 85mm; L: 256mm, W: 86mm
Materialsleather, buck skin, cloth, glass, glass beads
Place KeyNorth America, United States of America, Northern Plains
Inscription Content"L 259" written in pencil on both soles
Aquisition SourceMiller, Mrs A Bruce
Aquisition Date03/11/1934
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