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Drawstring Bag

Arts of the Americas

MEDIUM Buckskin, tin, beads, sinew
DATES 20th century
DIMENSIONS 11 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (29.2 x 16.5 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Arts of the Americas
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 43.201.283
CREDIT LINE Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Plains (Native American). Drawstring Bag, 20th century. Buckskin, tin, beads, sinew, 11 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (29.2 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift in memory of Dr. Harlow Brooks, 43.201.283. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, CUR.43.201.283.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION No specific tribal designation, probably Plains This is made from commercially tanned cowhide, sinew sewn, with metal tinklers and glass beads.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (70%)
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