• Culture/People:

    Tlingit

  • Object name:

    Wallpocket

  • Date created:

    1890-1930

  • Place:

    Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Deerhide/deerskin, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, duck skin/skins

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; formerly in the collection of Reverend William H. Owen; donated to MAI in 1933.

  • Dimensions:

    26 x 12 x 1 cm

  • Catalog number:

    18/5487

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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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