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Medicine Bag with Pipe

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Rush, native dyes, red wool, catlinite, wood (ash)
DATES late 19th - early 20th century
DIMENSIONS Pipe: 4 1/2 x 3 in. Pipe Stem: 19 x 1/2 in. Medicine Bag: 26 1/2 x 22 in.  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 11.694.9043a-c
CREDIT LINE Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund
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CAPTION Osage (Native American). Medicine Bag with Pipe, late 19th - early 20th century. Rush, native dyes, red wool, catlinite, wood (ash), Pipe: 4 1/2 x 3 in. Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1911, Museum Collection Fund, 11.694.9043a-c. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 11.694.9043a-c.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Fiber medicine bundle containing wooden incised pipe stem and red catlinite pipe bowl. The bundle is made with a dark on light zig zag pattern. Note that the pipe and pipe stem are missing.LAst search 12/2010 SKZ
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Medicine Bag with Pipe