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Cigar case  (Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs)  "circa 1900"

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1890-1910

Materials:

Beach grass/Rye grass, silk embroidery floss

Techniques:

Twined, false-embroidered

Dimensions:

13 x 7 x 1 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Native Americans, North America, Unangan (Aleut), Western Arctic

Site Name:

Aleutian Islands

County:

Aleut Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Archipelago:

Aleutian Islands

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Collected by Worth G. Ross (1854-1916) of the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, probably between about 1890 to 1905; acquired by George Heye/MAI in 1916.

Source ID:

NMAI_56233

Catalog Number:

5/2046

Album Name:

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