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Bag

Museum number:
2-66131
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020066131
Accession number:
Acc.3445
Object count:
1
Description:
Pipe bag. Buckskin with black velvet cloth inserts. Multicolored floral bead embroidery on the velvet using glass seed and faceted beads, fringed on sides and bottom, upper edges trimmed with netted beadwork using glass seed beads.
Donor:
Betty Ann Gruberg
Collection place:
Northeastern United States
Verbatim coll. place:
; Northeast
Culture or time period:
Anishinaabe (Ojibwe)
Collector:
George M. Firestone
Collection date:
1927-1933
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.5 Stimulants, Narcotics, and Accessories
Context of use:
Pipe bag.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
width 19 centimeters and length 52 centimeters
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