Babiche Bag (Small Pouch of Netted Rawhide)

Dene (Athabascan), Alaska, Subarctic


collected late 19th-early 20th century

Rawhide netting, leather, wool fringe, blue glass beads and red Cornaline d'Aleppo beads

Overall: 5 1/2 x 6 11/16 in. (14 x 17 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Mrs. Charles Sheldon



North America, United States


20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Bag


Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view


Collected by Charles Alexander Sheldon (1867-1928); to his wife, Louise Walker Gulliver Sheldon (1867-1950), Woodstock, Vermont; given to present collection, 1951.

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