Antique Handmade Sioux Beaded Hide Moccasins
Antique handmade Lakota Sioux beaded hide moccasins, threaded and sinew-sewn with soft soled moccasins. Glass beadwork executed in colors of pea green, pink, red white-heart, marcasite, white, and dark blue glass beads. These moccasins have bifurcated tongues finished with tin cones filled with red-dyed feathers and cuffed edged maroon cotton. These moccasins were made for ceremonial use, social dances and special occasions.
Condition: Very good. No missing beads and no holes in the sole. Used but not worn out, no restoration.
Circa: Early 1900s