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Bag

Object Number:45-15-22
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Shahaptian (uncertain)
Salish (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Montana
Western Montana
Culture Area: Plateau Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Hemp
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Technique:Twined
Length: 132.08 cm
Width: 90.17 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Pack bag, twined Indian hemp, wool, grass overlay, false embroidery. Design: face, four hour-glass figures and two large diamonds with central cross. Reverse: two columns of rectangles joined by parrallel lines. Rectangular, flat, carrying: thong, lacing, ties.

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