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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Pair of commercially made high stilleto heeled boots. 'Splash' brand decorated with beadwork, perhaps in spot stitch; designs set on a red beadwork ground include 'Lady Luck', 'Deer Woman', cards and dice. Both Lady Luck and Deer Woman depicted with deer legs.

  • Producer name

  • Ethnic name

  • Date

    • 2004 (?)
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 23 centimetres
    • Length: 27 centimetres
    • Width: 9 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Hacke, King & Ward 2010 bibliographic details
    • Carocci 2013 bibliographic details
    • Moore 2009 p. 92 bibliographic details
    • Carocci 2012 p.28 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2009 1 May-20 Sep, Victoria, Royal BC Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures
    2009 11 Dec-2010 10 May, Madrid, Canal de Isabel II, Treasures of the World's Cultures

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    Purchased from the maker by Jonathan King at the Indian Market Santa Fe, New Mexico, with funding given by the Sosland Foundation, on 23rd August, 2004.

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number



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