Medicine bag and contents (Image withheld)

Culture/People
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)
Previous owner
Whirling Thunder (Robinson Johnson), Ho-Chunk (Winnebago), 1901-1978
Collector
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973
Previous owner
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-
Collection History
Formerly owned by Whirling Thunder (Robinson Johnson, Ho-Chunk, 1901-1978); collected from him at an unknown date by Indian art collector David T. Vernon (1900-1973); acquired by MAI in 1968 through an exchange with the Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (a foundation backed by the Rockefeller family), which purchased Vernon's entire collection in 1965.
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Place
Wisconsin; USA
See related items
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Catalog Number
24/2646
Barcode
242646.000
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Object Name
Medicine bag and contents (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Glass pony beads, wool yarn
Techniques
Loom beadwork
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f14ed295-4d75-4391-bd80-90cc71e2fd19
Record ID
NMAI_258443