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Charm Bag

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Artist Unknown (Mesquakie)

Date

c. 1870-1880

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G261
Charm Bag, Artist Unknown (Mesquakie)
Charm Bag: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Beadwork | Beads, wool, cotton
Size: 3 5/8 x 5 3/8 in. (9.21 x 13.65 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Lakes/ Woodlands region
Culture: Mesquakie, North America, United States, Great Lakes/ Woodlands region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: small pouch; red threads; white, red, medium blue, dark blue, pink, yellow, orange and green beads; panther on white ground with long curling tail on one side; radiating diamond designs on opposite side; white edging at top
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Robert J. Ulrich Works of Art Purchase Fund
Accession Number: 2008.21.1
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009