Sioux Beaded Moccasins
Sioux Beaded Moccasins. Pair of Sioux moccasins of Native brain-tanned buckskin with hide soles and strips of soft native-tanned moose hide ankle wraps for added warmth. Soles are sinew sewn. Cotton thread is used in the sewing of the moosehide and buckskin. The beaded design is done in the "lazy stitch" technique and features a white background with alternating outlined blue stepped tipi designs with green doors outlined in white, The tongues extend buck skin as one piece from the upper. All beads used are venetian and sewn with sinew.
Condition: Minor bead loss on the left moccasin toe and heel.