Belt bag

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Culture/People
probably Great Lakes (attributed)
Object Name
Belt bag
Media/Materials
Hide, metal cones, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills, metal cones
Techniques
Quill embroidered, quilled (lane stitched), strung
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Great Lakes region; Canada, USA (inferred)
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1929.
Catalog Number
16/5944
Barcode
165944.000
See related items
Great Lakes
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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