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Octopus bag  (Bags/Pouches (and parts))  "1890-1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1900

Materials:

Wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, wool yarn

Techniques:

Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded

Dimensions:

53.5 x 29.5 x 1.5 cm

Cultures:

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

State:

Alaska, British Columbia

Country:

USA, Canada

Collection History:

Purchased in Sitka, Alaska, in 1900; formerly in the collection of Mrs. Eugene F. Barnes, Jr.; donated to MAI by Mrs. Barnes in 1939.

Source ID:

NMAI_215322

Catalog Number:

20/1566

Album Name:

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