Flat Bag with Thunderbird Design

Inunaina (Arapaho), Southern Plains

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about 1875

Leather, glass beads, metal button, ochre, paint, sinew

Overall: 25 11/16 × 6 11/16 in. (65.3 × 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Newton Buckner

46.10.10791

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Exhibition History

Native American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8, 2011-March 12, 2012.

Provenance

Collected by Mortimer Norton Buckner (1873-1942), Greenwich, Connecticut, before 1926; bequeathed to his son, Newton Buckner (1913-2005), Greenwich, Connecticut, about 1942; [delivered tro Dartmouth College by Newton Buckner's father-in-law, John Carleton Sterling (1888-1964), Class of 1911]; given to present colllection, 1946.

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