• Culture/People:

    probably Denésoliné (Chipewyan) (attributed); formerly identified as Ojibwa (Chippewa)

  • Object name:

    Tea cozy

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    Northwest Territories; Canada (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Hide, wool cloth, satin, glass bead/beads, thread, silk ribbon

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, overlay beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; probably purchased by MAI before 1934 using funds donated by Mrs. George (Thea) Heye.

  • Dimensions:

    44 x 2 x 31 cm

  • Catalog number:


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