1890s PAIR NATIVE AMERICAN SIOUX INDIAN BEAD DECORATED HIDE MOCCASINS BEADED
Item History and Pricing
|Tribal Affiliation: Plains / Cheyenne|
This outstanding Pair of late 19th century Cheyenne Moccasins each measure approx. 10" long at their stiffened, parfleche hide soles. The decoration is beautiful with a beaded circle design on the vamps executed using chalk white, red white heart, pea green, greasy yellow, orange, medium blue and faceted black colored beads. These wonderful Che...yenne Indian Moccasins are sinew sewn with contiguous cuffs and applied tongues. The soles are stiffened hide / parfleche and they retain their original rawhide ties. These Moccasins came to us from the Collection of Gary Johnson.
The Moccasins offered here are unconditionally guaranteed original and of the period. They are NOT reproductions or modern recreations but original Plains / Cheyenne Moccasins crafted in the late 19th century. The Moccasins come with our “no questions asked” return privilege and our lifetime guarantee of authenticity. They are guaranteed to be deemed authentic, original and as described by any qualified third party authentication service.
This very rare and wonderful, Pair of ca1890’s Cheyenne Indian Bead Decorated Moccasins are in very good condition. All of the hide elements of the uppers are well preserved and sound with significant wear from use to the soles including holes in the soles as can be seen in the scans below. The beadwork is beautiful and generally well preserved with some loss at the edge to the left hand Moccasin. All elements of the Moccasins are original and there has been no repairs or restorations - they are 100% original and 100% beautiful. Please see the scans below for a good representation of the beauty and the condition of this outstanding pair of 19th century Cheyenne Moccasins.
A very rare and original, Pair of ca1890’s Native American Plains / Cheyenne Indian Bead Decorated Hide Moccasins and a fantastic addition to any collection!!!
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