Shoulder bag pouch

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Culture/People
Potawatomi
Possible owner
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Presenter/funding source
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935
Object Name
Shoulder bag pouch
Media/Materials
Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, wool twill tape, hook and eye fasteners, mother-of-pearl buttons, thread
Techniques
Sewn, loom beadwork, overlay beadwork, strung
Dimensions
50.10 x 23.50 x 0.50 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Date created
circa 1880
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Thea (Mrs. George) Heye and donated to MAI by her or purchased with funds donated by her in 1921.
Catalog Number
10/6149
Barcode
106149.000
See related items
Potawatomi
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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