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2006.44.423 (RS9149)

Description

Ojibway beaded green, orange, yellow, purple, blue, white, red, pink belt sash with floral design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1925
Inscriptions
Label from box: "Indian Bead Belt/ + (ojibaway)/ Bone necklace/ (ILLEGIBLE)/ S.W. Phillips"
Tag: "Beautiful beaded belt, 3 feet/ long, five inches wide, elaborate/ floral designs in colors./ Ojibway Indians. White Earth/ Reservation, Minnesota./ 410"
Along tag hole stamped: "DENNISON'S STANDARD" (tag and note)
Location of origin
Minnesota (hand crafted)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
BELT
belts (costume accessories)
Dimensions
5 in x 1/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.423
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102956

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