Sewing Kit or Barrel Purse
Cloth, paperboard, cotton, glass beads, thread, and metal
Overall: 3 15/16 × 2 3/8 × 1 15/16 in. (10 × 6 × 5 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. William M. Leeds
Place Made: United States, North America
Tools and Equipment: Sewing
Native American: Woodlands
Not on view
Probably acquired by William M. Leeds (1829-1886) during his time working for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, about 1876-1879; to his wife, Catharine G. Lockwood Leeds (1825-1913), New York; given to present collection, about 1879-1888; catalogued, 1913.
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