Bella's Designs: Snowshoes
This collection is inspired by the skill and industriousness in historical Gwich'in hunting implements.
The Snowshoes were used for travelling and hunting in exceedingly cold weather and powdered snow conditions. This practical and necessary tool had extreme importance to the Gwich'in tribe.
- Vintage bugle and seed beads hand stitched onto home tanned caribou hide
- White beading thread
- Edged with seed beads
- Sterling silver ear wires
Measure: 4 inches in length, 1.25 inches in width