Loom woven beadwork belt

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Description This belt was collected in the vicinity of Leech Lake, but the design is not typical of Ojibwe beadwork; possibly Ojibwe or Dakota. This belt consists of a wide strip of loom woven beads attached to cloth covered cardboard.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 33 inches length
3 inches width
Nomenclature Belt (costume accessory)
Creation Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Subjects Collected by: Heck, Mathilda
Collected in Leech Lake Reservation, Minnesota, United States
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used by Ojibwe Indians
Ojibwe Indians--Costume.
Indian. Clothing. Accessories. Bands and Belts
Dates Creation: Not later than 1953
(Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9044.1

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