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Woman's Belt Case

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Hide, metal, beads, pigment
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 1880-1890
    DIMENSIONS width: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); length: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 30.1459.9
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Margaret S. Bedell
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Possibly Ute (Native American). Woman's Belt Case, 1880-1890. Hide, metal, beads, pigment, width: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm); length: 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Margaret S. Bedell, 30.1459.9. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 30.1459.9_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Woman's belt case decorated with multicolored, beaded geometrical designs and tin cones, with remnants of paint in it.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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    Womans Belt Case