Tobacco bag

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Culture/People
Oklahoma Seminole
Artist/Maker
Wawxu (Wa Ksi Tanion), Oklahoma Seminole
Previous owner
Wawxu (Wa Ksi Tanion), Oklahoma Seminole
Waksi Tanion, Oklahoma Seminole
Collector
Chief William M. Skye (Bill Skye), Peoria, 1868-1923
Hope M. Fulbright, Non-Indian, 1876-1949
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971
Object Name
Tobacco bag
Media/Materials
Cotton cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques
Sewn, overlay beadwork
Object Type
Pipes and Smoking
Native Term
ha djis ats ka
Place
Oklahoma; USA
Date created
1880-1910
Collection History
Collected from Wawxu (Oklahoma Seminole) or Waksi Tanion (Oklahoma Seminole) in 1910 by anthropologist Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), assisted by Chief William M. Skye (Peoria, 1868-1923) and Hope M. Fulbright (1879-1949), during fieldwork sponsored by George Heye.
Catalog Number
2/5653
Barcode
025653.000
See related items
Oklahoma Seminole
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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