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Pipebag  (Bags/Pouches (and parts))  "circa 1840"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1835-1850

Materials:

Hide, glass pony beads, deer hoof/hooves, metal cones, porcupine quills, pigment/pigments

Techniques:

Sewn, lazy/lane stitch beadwork, quill-wrapped (flat), fringed, painted, aboriginally repaired

Dimensions:

106 x 16.2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Kainai Blackfoot (Kainah/Blood), Native Americans, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), North America, Northern Plains, Plains

State:

Alberta

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1936.

Source ID:

NMAI_204118

Catalog Number:

19/1256

Album Name:

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