Wall Pocket or Whisk Broom Holder

Mohawk (Haudenosaunee), Haudenosaunee (Iroquois), First Nation, Northeast Woodlands, Woodlands

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1920s-1930s

Beads, velvet, cloth, thread, and sequins

Overall: 6 15/16 × 6 9/16 in. (17.6 × 16.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Capt. Herbert L. Shuttleworth II, Class of 1935

43.25.8593

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag

Classification

Native American

Native American: Woodlands

Not on view

Inscription

Written on back: "Mohawk Nation, Caughnawaga, Canada"

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

Captain Herbert L. Shuttleworth II (1913-2010, Class of 1935), Amsterdam, New York; given to present collection, 1943.

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