Ojibwe bandolier bag

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Titles Ojibwe bandolier bag
Description Ojibwe bandolier bag with back pocket, spot-stitch decorated entirely with multi-colored glass beads in a floral motif on a white bead background. Bag bound with yellow ribbon and red wool tape. Loop thread fringe consists of red and yellow bugle beads and blue wool tassels.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 45 1/4 inches length (bag overall length, including binding extensions)
6 3/8 inches width (strap at widest)
16 inches width (pocket panel)
20 inches height (pocket panel)
15 inches width (pocket opening)
3 1/2 inches length (average fringe length)
Nomenclature bandolier bag
Materials cotton (textile)
glass (material)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
tape (materials)
cambric
Creation Made by: Ojibwe Indians
Made in: Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Bandolier
Dates Creation: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901 (Date range based on time Bishop Whipple spent in Minnesota working for various government commissions for Indian Affairs)
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections, Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1827 (Accession Number)

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