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Object Number:45-15-23
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
Wool
Grass
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Technique:Twined
Length: 157.48 cm
Width: 127 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Owen Stephens, 1945

Description

Pack bag, twined Indian hemp, wool, grass, false embroidery. Design: face, thirteen large concentric diamonds, angular borders. Reverse: three columns of stacked triangles - chiefly red, yellow pairs, draw thong.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Native American Voices: The People - Here and Now (01 Mar 2014) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Williams, Lucy F. 2003. Guide to the North American Ethnographic Collection at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 44, pl. 39View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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