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Turtle pincushion  (Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs: Whimsies)  "1967-1969"

Edna Parker (Mrs. Everett Parker), Seneca, 1904-1990/Betsy Carpenter, Seneca

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1967-1969

Materials:

Felt, denim, glass bead/beads, sequins, unknown stuffing

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, stuffed

Dimensions:

19.5 x 13.5 x 3.9 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Iroquois, Native Americans, North America, Northeast, Seneca, Woodlands

City:

Basom, Tonawanda Reservation

County:

Genesee County

State:

New York

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Purchased from Buffalo Museum of Science Museum Shop (Buffalo, New York) by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1969; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_274519

Catalog Number:

25/8573

Album Name:

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