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Octopus bag  (Bags/Pouches (and parts))  "1890-1915"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1915

Materials:

Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded

Dimensions:

46.5 x 32 x 0.6 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Klukwan Chilkat, Native Americans, North America, Northern Northwest Coast, Northern Tlingit, Northwest Coast, Tlingit

City:

Klukwan

County:

Sealaska Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Archer V. Martin (1865-1941, Victoria, British Columbia, judge), probably around 1900; acquired by George Heye in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_53998

Catalog Number:

5/410

Album Name:

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