Ioway Moccasins c. 1875
Given as from Nebraska or Kansas, 10 and 1/2 inches in length and 6 and 1/2 in. in width. Made of buckskin and glass beads.
DIA 802a-b, Museum Purchase with funds from the state of Michigan, the city of Detroit and the Founders Society. Provenance: Milford G. Chandler; Richard A. Pohrt.
Photo from "Art of the American Indian Frontier" by David W. Penney. Copyright © The Detroit Institute of Arts. (Background of photo has been modified.)