Northeast Beaded Cloth Bag
- Sold for:
- American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3043B
- Date / Time :
- December 02, 2017 10:00AM
Northeast Beaded Cloth Bag, possibly Wabanaki, c. 1840, a circle on the back surrounded by double-curve motifs, red wool broadcloth, silk ribbon binding and glazed cotton lining, 4 3/4 x 5 in.
Exhibitions: Made of Thunder, Made of Glass, American Indian Beadwork of the Northeast was shown at the Abbe Museum, Bar Harbor, Maine, 2006, Memorial Hall Museum, Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2007, Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum, Warner, New Hampshire, 2008, and The Institute of American Indian Studies, Washington, Connecticut, 2009. Made of Thunder, Made of Glass II, Continuing Traditions in Northeastern Indian Beadwork was exhibited at Memorial Hall Museum, Deerfield, Massachusetts, 2015, and Castellani Art Museum of Niagara University, 2016.
Literature: A Cherished Curiosity: The Souvenir Beaded Bag in Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Art, 2012, p. 83.
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