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Finger woven sash
French-Canadian finger-woven wool sash in "ceinture flechee" or "arrow sash" pattern. This type of sash is associated with the Pembina, N.D., and L'Assomption, Quebec, area. Pattern consists of a red core flanked by parallel zigzags in alternating white, red, light blue, dark blue, yellow and olive green. At either end the unbraided strands are twisted and knotted to form fringe.
Content Category: artifacts
49 inches length
7 1/2 inches width
sash (costume accessory)
Made by: French Canadians
Made in: Canada
Used in: Canada
Clothing. Men's Accessories. Belts & Suspenders
Trade & Industry. Major Industry. Fur Trade
Creation: Not earlier than 1750 - Not later than 1800
Minnesota Historical Society Collections
|Holding Type||3D Objects|
68.97.1 (Accession Number)