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Beaded bag and strap
Description Round cloth beaded bag with loom-woven strap. Both sides of the bag feature a spot-stitch central floral motif on white bead background. It is lined in purple silk and opening is bound with light blue ribbon. The loom-beaded strap features white and blue geometric designs. Possibly Ojibwe or Dakota in origin.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 inches diameter (beaded pouch)
22 3/8 inches length (strap length)
5/16 inches width (strap width)
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Creation Made in Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made in Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
Dates Creation: Not later than 1939

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 1840