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Bag

Museum number:
1-2298
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21010002298
Alternate number:
882 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.76 and Acc.86
Object count:
1
Description:
Small, tightly twined bag or pouch, with twisted string handle. Bands of red and black weaving decorate the pouch. Made of commercial wool: evolved from old basketry technique.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Needles, San Bernardino County, California
Verbatim coll. place:
California; San Bernardino; Needles
Culture or time period:
Mohave
Collector:
Alfred L. Kroeber
Collection date:
1903
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1903 and March 15, 1903
Department:
Cat. 1: California (archaeology and ethnology)
Dimensions:
width 16.5 centimeters and length 14 centimeters
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