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Loom-woven beaded bag and strap
Description Loom-woven rectangular pouch with strap, made with multicolored glass seed beads in floral designs. Bag opening is bound with peach ribbon with a zigzag spot-stitch bead border. Loom-woven strap is in geometric designs.
Loom-woven rectangular pouch made with multicolored glass seed beads in floral designs. Loom-woven strap is in green and white bead geometric designs. Bag opening is bound with peach ribbon featuring a pink and steel cut seed bead zigzag border. While it's certainly possible this object was collected among the Dakota, the style in which it was made strongly indicates its Anishinaabe origin. Possibly made for sale.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 1/4 inches width
4 inches height
27 3/4 inches length strap length
1/4 inches width strap width
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1842