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Culture/People
Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana]
Artist/Maker
Flora Big Knife (Flora Stump), Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana], ca. 1908-1998
Previous owner
Vera Maxwell (Vera Huppe Maxwell), Non-Indian, 1901-1995
Donor
Vera Maxwell, Incorporated
Object Name
Brooch/Pin
Media/Materials
Commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, metal jewelry findings
Techniques
Overlay beadwork, edge beaded, strung, stitched
Dimensions
8 x 4.5 cm
Object Type
Adornment/Jewelry
Place
Rocky Boy's Reservation; Hill County; Montana; USA (inferred)
Date created
1950-1975
Collection History
Formerly in the collection of New York City fashion designer Vera Maxwell (1901-1995); donated to MAI in 1985 by her company, Vera Maxwell, Inc.
Catalog Number
25/2850
Barcode
252850.000
See related items
Plains Ojibwa (Bungi) [Rocky Boy's Reservation, Montana]
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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