Medicine bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People
Saulteaux
Artist/Maker
Arrow Legs (Ägásgogat), Plains Ojibwa (Bungi)
Possible owner
Arrow Legs (Ägásgogat), Saulteaux
Previous owner
Francois Felix (F.F.), Saulteaux [Berens River, Manitoba]
Collector
A. Irving Hallowell (Alfred Irving ["Pete"] Hallowell/A.I. Hallowell), Non-Indian, 1892-1974
Previous owner
A. Irving Hallowell (Alfred Irving ["Pete"] Hallowell/A.I. Hallowell), Non-Indian, 1892-1974
Seller
A. Irving Hallowell (Alfred Irving ["Pete"] Hallowell/A.I. Hallowell), Non-Indian, 1892-1974
Object Name
Medicine bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials
Oilcloth, wood, brass tacks/bosses, paint, feather/feathers, twine/string
Techniques
Wrapped
Dimensions
35.5 x 7.7 cm
Object Type
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place
Manitoba; Canada
Date created
1850-1900
Collection History
Said to have been owned by the headman of the Midewiwin at Crane River on the westside of Lake Winnipeg; acquired from him by Francois Felix (Berens River Saulteaux) at an unknown date; collected from Francois Felix in 1936 by anthropologist A. Irving Hallowell (1892-1974); purchased by MAI from A. Irving Hallowell in 1937.
Catalog Number
19/4960
Barcode
194960.000
See related items
Saulteaux
Saulteaux [Berens River, Manitoba]
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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