• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Octopus bag

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, wool yarn, thread

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, braided

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Mrs. Eugene F. Barnes, Jr.; donated to MAI by Mrs. Barnes in 1950.

  • Dimensions:

    102.00 x 32.00 x 20.00 cm

  • Catalog number:


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