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Beaded bag and strap
1842, left
1842, right
Description Loom-beaded rectangular bag featuring floral designs. The opening is edged with pink ribbon and beads, and the loom-beaded strap has a green and white geometric design. Possibly Ojibwe or Dakota in origin.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 4 inches height
3 1/4 inches width
27 3/4 inches length (strap length)
1/4 inch width (strap width)
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
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: Not earlier than 1860 - Not later than 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
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