- Museum number
Appliqued boot (one of a pair) made of deer skin, seal skin(?) thread, cloth. The decoration is formed from bands of skin of varying texture and colour with detailed embroidery - particularly around the boot tops. A long binding of pale deer skin is attached at the vamp.
Height: 33 centimetres
Width: 11 centimetres
Depth: 26.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- These boots can be identified in an illustration by Sarah Stone, one of a group of drawings she completed before the closure of the Leverian Museum.
- On display (G30/dc31)
- Exhibition history
1987 15 Jul-1995 15 Jul, Museum of Mankind, Introduction to the Collections
2020-2021 October-Feb, London, BM, Arctic: culture and climate
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: As1931E1 (?)