Beaded Bag

Haudenosaunee (Iroquois), New York, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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1840s-1850s

Velvet, cotton, glass beads, and sequins

Overall: 6 1/2 x 6 7/16 in. (16.5 x 16.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Emily W. and George H. Browne

42.12.8521

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Purse

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Designs of the Northern Woodlands, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 20, 1995-February 9, 1997.

Provenance

Collected by George H. Browne (1857-1931) and Emily Robbins Webster Browne (1861-1942), Cambridge, Massachusetts in Halifax, Nova Scotia; given (by Miss Ellen A. Webster, Mrs. Browne's sister) to present collection, 1942.

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