A pair of Huron quilled moccasins
Lot 2081
A pair of Huron quilled moccasins
US$ 20,000 - 30,000
£12,000 - 18,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of Huron quilled moccasins
On black-dyed deerskin, decorated in a pattern of scrolling floriforms on the vamp and cuffs, trimmed with silk ribbon.
length 9 1/2in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Collected by Allan Graham, Edinburgh, England, during six months spent working in California and Nevada on mining projects as representative for a bank in the mid 1860's; remaining in the family till auction sale to the present owner

    Cf:
    Wardwell, Allen, 1998, p. 49, ill. 35
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