Belt bag

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Culture/People
probably Central Plains (attributed)
Previous owner
Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago/Mrs. José M. Santiago), Non-Indian, 1876-1942
Donor
Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago/Mrs. José M. Santiago), Non-Indian, 1876-1942
Object Name
Belt bag
Media/Materials
Commercially tanned leather, glass bead/beads, metal cones, porcupine quills, horsehair, dye/dyes, cotton thread
Techniques
Stitched, lazy/lane stitch beadwork , quill-wrapped (flat), dyed
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place
Plains; USA, Canada (inferred)
Date created
1880-1900
Collection History
Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Alice L. De Santiago (Alice Loughran De Santiago, 1876-1942, of Barceloneta, Puerto Rico); donated to MAI by Alice De Santiago in 1927.
Catalog Number
15/3510
Barcode
153510.000
See related items
Central Plains
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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