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Lac Court Oreilles Reservation, WI
Glass beads, cotton textile, velvet, cotton textile, velvet, cotton thread, wool yarn
This bag has a fully beaded pouch and shoulder strap. The black velvet along the sides and pocket is beaded with a zigzag design. The large floral designs are similar on both the pocket and straps. The lower edge of the bag ends in red yarn tassels with beaded bugle beads.
Collected by Robert Ritzenthaler, MPM Scientific Aid in Anthropology, 1938-1943 (later MPM Curator of Anthropology 1943-1972) on a joint expedition with Columbia University.