Moccasin

Description
One of a pair of contemporary buckskin moccasins decorated with multicoloured glass beadwork in the shape of a flower. Beaded row also protects the seam. Short deerskin fringe at the back of the heel.

One of several items belonging to a regalia made in the 1990s by Blackfoot ceremonial elder Herman Yellow Old Woman.
Accession Loan No.
20/2022/5/1
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
moccasin
Simple Name
moccasin
Full Name
left moccasin
Dimensions
whole length 293 mm; part length 278 mm; full width 106 mm
Production Person Surname
Yellow Old Woman
Production Person Initials
Herman
Cultural Group
Blackfoot Siksika
Production Date
1990s
Production County
Alberta
Production Country
Canada
Production Area Region
North America
Production Continent
North America
Family Group

Material
deerskin; glass beads; synthetic thread, polyester

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