Pipebag

Image 1 for Pipebag
Usage Conditions Apply
  • thumbnail for Image 1 - Pipebag
  • thumbnail for Image 2 - Pipebag
Culture/People
Numakiki (Mandan)
Collector
Thomas S. Twiss (Thomas S. Triss), Non-Indian, ca. 1802-1871
Previous owner
Thomas S. Twiss (Thomas S. Triss), Non-Indian, ca. 1802-1871
Daisy M. Barnett, Non-Indian, 1874-1937
Seller
Daisy M. Barnett, Non-Indian, 1874-1937
Presenter/funding source
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928
Object Name
Pipebag
Media/Materials
Hide, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques
Lazy/lane stitch beadwork , quilled (lane stitched), quill-wrapped (flat)
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Fort Laramie; Goshen County; Wyoming; USA
Collection History
Collected between 1855 and 1871 at Fort Laramie, Wyoming, by Thomas S. Twiss (ca. 1802-1871, U.S. Indian agent for the upper Platte River); acquired by Daisy M. Barnett (1874-1937) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Daisy Barnett in 1918 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).
Catalog Number
8/8031
Barcode
088031.000
See related items
Numakiki (Mandan)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
Contact Us
Have a concern, a correction, or something to add? Contact us: https://nmai.si.edu/collections-statement