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Culture/People
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Collector
Melvin R. Gilmore (Melvin Randolph Gilmore), Non-Indian, 1868-1940
Previous owner
Melvin R. Gilmore (Melvin Randolph Gilmore), Non-Indian, 1868-1940
Seller
Melvin R. Gilmore (Melvin Randolph Gilmore), Non-Indian, 1868-1940
Object Name
Possible bag
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
Standing Rock Reservation; Sioux County; North Dakota; USA
Collection History
Collected before 1923 by Melvin R. Gilmore (1868-1940, MAI staff member); purchased by MAI from Gilmore in 1923.
Catalog Number
12/6267
Barcode
126267.000
See related items
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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