• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Bag made from a deer's head

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    California or Oregon; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, glass bead/beads, wool cloth

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, beaded

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Horatio N. Rust (1828-1906, an amateur anthropologist and rancher in South Pasadena, California); transferred to the Free Museum of Science and Art (later the University Museum, University of Pennsylvania) at an unknown date; received by George Heye through an exchange with the Free Museum of Science and Art in 1908.

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