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Pouch

Object Number:38-22-3
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Iroquois (uncertain)
Ojibwa (uncertain)
Penobscot (uncertain)
Provenience: United States of America
Illinois
Cook County
Chicago
Culture Area: Northeast Culture Area
Period: Historic Period
Section:American
Materials:Buckskin
Glass
Fiber
Height: 0.5 cm
Length: 21 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of John S. Gummey in memory of his grandfather John M. Gummey, 1938

Description

Flat, thin, oval. Two sides soft thin buckskin with thirs flap. Cut into strips which are intermeshed at orifice. Edged with red and blue silk ribbon and small white beads. Twin "leaf" decoration on both faces in same technique.

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