Shoulder sash/Baldric

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
Mississippi Choctaw
Previous owner
Mr. Agnes Wallace, Mississippi Choctaw
Collector
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Shoulder sash/Baldric
Media/Materials
Wool cloth, wool twill tape, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon, thread
Techniques
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Dimensions
125.5 x 9 cm
Object Type
Personal items
Native Term
eskofatshi
Place
Neshoba County and Scott County; Mississippi; USA
Date created
1895-1905
Collection History
Collected from Mr. Agnes Wallace (Mississippi Choctaw) in 1908 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member) during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
1/8859
Barcode
018859.000
See related items
Mississippi Choctaw
Personal items
On View
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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