• Culture/People:

    Tahltan

  • Object name:

    Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    British Columbia; Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, wool cloth, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected by Lieutenant George T. Emmons (1852-1945, US Navy 1881-1899); purchased by George Heye in 1906.

  • Dimensions:

    75 x 17 cm

  • Catalog number:

    1/886

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the "Beads and Beadwork" component of the "Window on Collections" exhibit on the 3rd floor

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