Medicine bag used in Tobacco Society ceremonies (Image withheld)

Culture/People
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Collector
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Previous owner
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Seller
William Wildschut (Willem Wildschut), Non-Indian, 1883-1955
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Medicine bag used in Tobacco Society ceremonies (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Beaver skin/fur
Techniques
Painted
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place
Montana; USA
Collection History
Collected between 1918 and 1921 by anthropologist William (Willem) Wildschut (1883-1955); purchased by MAI from William Wildschut in 1921 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
10/9736
Barcode
109736.000
See related items
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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