• Culture/People:

    Minnesota Chippewa [Leech Lake, Minnesota]

  • Object name:

    Ear ornament

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Lake Winnibigoshish; Leech Lake Reservation; Cass County, Itasca County; Minnesota; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Glass bead/beads, thread

  • Techniques:

    Loom beadwork, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Miss Grace E. Allen; acquired by MAI in 1937.

  • Catalog number:


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