• Culture/People:

    possibly Minnesota Chippewa or Winnebago (Nebraska) (attributed)

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  • Place:

    Great Lakes Region; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Glass bead/beads, thread

  • Techniques:

    Loom beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Probably collected between 1898 and 1903 by Thisba Hutson Morgan (1872-1966), wife of Bureau of Indian Affairs employee Howell Morgan (1863-1952) who was stationed at the Omaha and Winnebago Agency, Thurston County, Nebraska, until 1899 and then at Leech Lake, Minnesota; inherited by their son Cecil Morgan (1898-1999); donated to MAI in 1983.

  • Dimensions:

    57 x 4 cm

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