Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

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Culture/People
probably Shawnee (attributed); formerly identified as Miami
Object Name
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials
Deerhide/deerskin, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, silk ribbon, deer hair, metal cones, dye/dyes
Techniques
Sewn, ribbonwork appliqué, overlay beadwork
Dimensions
96 x 26 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Indiana; USA (inferred)
Date created
1800-1830
Collection History
Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source circa 1923.
Catalog Number
11/7664
Barcode
117664.000
See related items
Shawnee
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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