Belt bag

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Culture/People
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Collector
George Newbold Lawrence, Non-Indian, 1806-1895
Previous owner
George Newbold Lawrence, Non-Indian, 1806-1895
John Burling Lawrence, Non-Indian, ca. 1844-1929
Donor
John Burling Lawrence, Non-Indian, ca. 1844-1929
Object Name
Belt bag
Media/Materials
Hide, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
North Dakota or South Dakota; USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collected by amateur ornithologist George Newbold Lawrence (1806-1895) during a trip from Missouri to the Columbia River in 1860; inherited by his brother John Burling Lawrence (ca. 1844-1929); donated to MAI by John Burling Lawrence in 1927.
Catalog Number
15/3387
Barcode
153387.000
See related items
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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