Moccasin, ca. 1830

  • Santee Sioux, Native American

Buckskin, glass beads, quills and tin cones

  • Overall: 10 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 7/8 inches (26.7 × 16.5 × 2.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.800

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Rectangles
  • Rosettes
  • Zigzags
  • Beading (process)
  • Quill (spine)
  • Buckskin
  • Tin
  • Glass
  • Quillwork
  • Moccasin
  • Minnesota

Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981]

purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA)

1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, p. 10, no. 23. Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, p. 59.

Santee Sioux, Native American, Moccasin, ca. 1830, buckskin, glass beads, quills and tin cones. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.800.