Belt bag

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probably Pequot [Brothertown, Wisconsin] (attributed); collected from the Stockbridge Mahican
Previous owner
Dartmouth College Museum and Galleries (Dartmouth College Museum)
Object Name
Belt bag
Cotton cloth, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, cordage
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Green Bay; Brown County; Wisconsin; USA
Date created
circa 1830
Collection History
Collection history unknown, but said to have been acquired in 1849; acquired by the Dartmouth College Museum (Hanover, New Hampshire) at an unknown date; acquired by MAI in 1955 through an exchange with the Dartmouth College Museum.
Catalog Number
See related items
Pequot [Brothertown, Wisconsin]
Stockbridge Mahican
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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