- Museum number
Pair of Snow-shoes, outer shoe made of basketry.
Length: 48.50 centimetres
Width: 18.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Freer label: "836. Snow-shoe Kalmath Ind. S.E. Oregon worn over the moccasins. The plains of the reservation of these indians had an elevation of 4,200 & is covered during a long winter with snow to the depth of four feet, more or less. No cereals or vegetables or fruit can be nurtured there & in the cold season travelling must be done on the snow crust.". /// Ethnography Department Christy Collection registration Slip: "Pair of outer shoes of flexible basketwork bordered with loops. Snow shoes. Kalmath Indians S.E. Oregon. Worn over the moccasins. The plains of the reservation of these Indians has an elevation of 4,200 and is covered during a long winter with snow to the depth of four feet more or less.".
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1900C3.194a-b (old CDMS no.)