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Ojibwe beaded birchbark tobacco can cover
Description Beaded cover for a tobacco can. Beads are mounted on birchbark and secured with yarn over a wire rim. The cover also incorporates a fabric handle wound in beads. Donated by Daughters of the American Revolution, Mendota Chapter. Reportedly given to donors' father by Minnesota Indians, possibly Dakota or Ojibwe.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 inches length
3 inches width
5 inches height
Nomenclature Cover (overlying object)
Beadwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Art
Indian. Ceremonial Artifacts. Smoking Equipment
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bags & Pouches. Pipe & Tobacco
Dates Use: date donated
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 2042