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Apache wall pocket

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Description An Apache wall hanging with three pockets made for sale to non-Natives, circa the late 19th to early 20th century. The pockets are ordered vertically with rectilinear beaded designs in diamond shaped-patterns. A serrated pattern forms a border at the edge; the bottom is decorated with beaded fringe. A buckskin loop is attached to a metal hook at the top of the piece.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 17 inches height
5 7/8 inches width base
Nomenclature Wall pocket
Creation Made by Apache Indians
Subjects Owned/used by: Dean, Cordelia Rebecca (Pond)
Holtzclaw, Mrs.
Made by Apache Indians
Used in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Indian. Building Furnishings. Household Accessories
Dates Creation: Not earlier than 1875 - Not later than 1925

Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1989.109.1
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User Comments

  • Agnes Szanyi on February 19, 2012 08:05:41 AM

    Southwest, Apache-style bag. Circa 1875-1900.

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