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Pouch

Museum number:
9-12793
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Object count:
1
Description:
Pouch of elm bark fiber in plain weave with two strips of cotton appliqué front and back; white cotton chain stitch curvilinear embroidery outlined in red; plaited black and natural elm bark handle; This bag was presented to Matilda Brooks by “head of the survival group”.
Collection place:
Hokkaidō Prefecture, Hokkaido, Japan
Culture or time period:
Ainu
Collector:
Matilda M. Brooks
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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