Beaded bag
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Description Loom-woven rectangular bag with long strap, both made from multicolored glass seed beads in geometric and floral designs. Possibly Ojibwe or Dakota in origin.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 1/8 inches height
3 inches width
27 3/4 inches length (strap length)
5/16 inch width (strap width)
Nomenclature Bag (costume accessory)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Miscellaneous
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 Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1509

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