• Culture/People:

    Mono Lake Paiute

  • Object name:

    Glass bottle covered with beadwork

  • Date created:

    circa 1920

  • Place:

    Nevada; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Glass bottle, glass bead/beads, commercially tanned leather, cork

  • Techniques:

    Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork, sewn

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of the Daughters of the American Revolution (Washington, DC); purchased by MAI in 1970.

  • Dimensions:

    30 x 10 cm

  • Catalog number:



    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the "Beads and Beadwork" component of the "Window on Collections" exhibit on the 3rd floor

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