Detail View: Plains Tribes - comparative collection: Plains Tribes

Object Name: 
moccasin, adult
Tribe: 
Arapaho
Object Type: 
moccasins
Subject: 
clothing/personal
Description: 
fully beaded uppers & sides, main field white w/ upper design of inverted "teepee", with squares across instep, in blue and orange. Tip of toe has blue, orange, red triangle "teepee" motif. Sides have two types of triangles, one consists of light blue isosoles triangles with black borders back to back w/white strip between, the other design is a stepped triangle "teepee" in blue, orange and red. Cuffs, hard soles.
Image: 
yesimage
Museum: 
University of Nebraska State Museum, Lincoln, Nebraska
Catalog Number: 
A97.04.031
Primary Material: 
leather
Primary Decorative: 
glass beads
Length: 
28 cm
Width: 
9.5 cm
Year of Coll/Manuf: 
1950 ca.
Materials: 
leather, glass beads, sinew
Provenance: 
Robert S. Cox Jr., bequest
State of Coll/Manuf: 
Wyoming
Collection: 
Plains Tribes