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NA.202.905
Comanche | Moccasins, men's ...
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NA.202.905 | H: 2.375 in, L: 10.625 in, width: 3.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Guido R. Rahr, Jr. | Dress and Adornment, Daily and or Festive Adornment. Braintanned buckskin uppers with faint yellow ochre coloring sinew sewn to rawhide soles cut from an old parfleche-remnants of blue designs visible inside, vertical row of short double fringes sewn about 1/3 the distance from outer edge of vamp. Tongue has v cut out in end and is sinew sewn in place. Row of 5 1/2" long double fringes sinew sewn into heel seam, short cuff with faint red coloring covers buckskin thong tie woven through holes around ankle. Sinew sewn lazy stitch beaded band around bottom, across upper vamp and bordering a center vamp band of red/white hearts has clear dark green Vs bisected by a line of red/white hearts with white background, unbeaded areas on either side of vamp. Beadwork has 3 green and 2 white squares, cuffs have a narrow band of white beads. | NA.202.905.jpg | NA.202.905.jpg | Square | Moccasins, men's | rawhide | Beads | ochre | Buckskin | sinew | braintanned | Comanche

NA.202.903
Sioux | Moccasins, men's | b...
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NA.202.903 | ca. 1880 | H: 4.55 in, L: 11.575 in, width: 4.125 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Mr. Albert Andrews. | Dress and Adornment, Daily and or Festive Adornment. Braintanned buckskin uppers sinew sewn to rawhide sides, separate rectangular buckskin tongue with 2 extensions, buckskin thong tie woven through holes around ankle. Sinew sewn. Lazy stitch beaded uppers have a three row band around bottom and down center of vamp with outer rows of white containing dark blue triangles pointing toward center row of red/white hearts, rest of vamp is filled in green and a wide green row borders the white and red band around heel, rows across upper vamp and around upper ankle are white with dark blue triangles, end of tongue is beaded in white and dark blue blocks, tongue extensions are beaded in white with dark blue T shapes, upper ankle edges and tongue edges are trimmed with red/white hearts beads, tongue extensions have tin cone danglers. | NA.202.903.jpg | NA.202.903.jpg | triangles | Moccasins, men's | braintanned | rawhide | Buckskin | Beads | sinew | tin cones | Sioux

NA.202.908
Cheyenne | Moccasins, men's ...
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NA.202.908 | ca. 1890 | H: 3.75 in, L: 10.75 in, width: 3.625 in | Chandler-Pohrt Collection, Gift of Herbert Schinderman | Dress and Adornment, Daily Attire And/Or Festive Attire. Braintanned buckskin uppers with yellow ochre coloring, trapezoidal tongue with V cut in end, rawhide soles cut from an old parfleche (brown strips visible across middle inside both soles), all sinew sewn. Buckskin thong tie goes around lower ankle on outside and through holes in front near tongue. Almost fully lazy stitch beaded uppers (except upper ankles and tongues) with sinew in small beads, white background overall. Vamp has a center light turquoise diamond with red border, side triangular extensions and dark blue paired right triagnles at top and bottom. Three small blue arrows point toward toe on either side of center. Five row band around foot has 5 tall hourglass designs in clear dark green and 4 hexagons in yellow, light turquoise and red with horizontally attached pairs of dark blue right triangles. A 6th ankle row has 2 blue and 1 red arrow pointing toward toe on each side, 7th row is beaded over the buckskin thong tie with solid clear dark red towards back separated by lines of dark blue and light turquoise. | NA.202.908.JPG | arrows | Diamond | hourglass | triangles | hexagon | Moccasins, men's | Beads | sinew | ochre | braintanned | Buckskin | Cheyenne