• Culture/People:


  • Object name:

    Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

  • Date created:


  • Place:

    Stikine River headwaters; Kitimat-Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, hide, thread

  • 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:

    76 x 20 cm

  • Catalog number:



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